The vehicle belonging to Sr. Pastor, Zanao Mozhui, Lotha Baptist Church Dimapur (LBCD) was reportedly stolen from the church premises on Thursday night by some unidentified miscreants.
According to police sources, the vehicle (NL07-9100) white colour Bolero, parked inside the Church premise near the pastor’s residence was taken away after breaking the lock of the church gate. Meanwhile search operation to locate the vehicle have been launched and a case has been registered regarding the theft, police said.
When asked about the number of car thefts taking place in Dimapur, SP Dimapur, Liremo Lotha said that lack of cooperation from other neighboring states often put police in difficult position to nab the culprits as well as to trace stolen vehicles.
In spite of full cooperation extended to the other neighboring states by Dimapur Police, the response was rather discouraging, he lamented.
The SP further added that police used to register to National Crime Record Bureau (NCRB) as soon as case of stolen vehicle is reported to the police.