Mysuru, May 30:- Police have arrested two people who robbed valuables from a car driver after accosting him with a concocted hit-and-run story.
The arrested have identified as Mohammed Jameel and Mohammed Jabbir of N R Mohalla. They stopped K A Praveen of Aimangala of Kodagu at Elavala – KRS road and kicked up a fight with him, saying he was guilty of a hit and run case, though he was innocent. After threatening him, they robbed him of Rs 8,100 and a cellphone. Subsequently, Praveen filed a police complaint at Elavala police station. Elavala police have arrested the two. The duo is also wanted in a chain-snatching case. The new technique they were using to rob gullible people has come to limelight now. (MR/KS).