Three held for robbing cab drivers
Three persons, including a Kenyan national, have been arrested for robbing taxi drivers after offering them cold drinks and <g data-gr-id="12">beer</g> laced with sedatives, police said on Friday.
Rohtash (35) and <g data-gr-id="18">Lallu</g> Khan (48) – both from Aligarh – were arrested along with John (45), a Kenyan national, on Thursday from Pushp Vihar. “Their modus operandi was to rob hired vehicles by <g data-gr-id="19">drugging</g> the drivers,” said DCP Prem Nath.
Rohtash informed police that he was earlier arrested in cases of <g data-gr-id="14">auto-lifting</g> and came in contact with John in Tihar Jail. “After being released from jail, he again met John and <g data-gr-id="15">Lallu</g> and started committing auto theft. Later, they started <g data-gr-id="16">drugging</g> driver of taxis and cabs and robbing them of their vehicle,” he said.