In an amateurish act of robbery, three persons were apprehended by Dimapur police on Monday around 9. 30 am, from Railway station area after they were identified by the victim from the clothes which the trio had robbed from him.
According to police sources, the victim identified as Bindhi Singh from Tinsukia was staying in a hotel at MP Road, when around 8 pm on Sunday night; three youths entered his room, assaulted him and forcibly took away all his belongings. The trio robbed the victim of Rs 3000 in cash, mobile handset, ten long pants and ten shirts.
Ironically, next morning, the victim saw the trio roaming about in the Railway Station area wearing the sane clothes they had robbed from him. Immediately, the victim informed the police and got the trio arrested.
They were later identified as Ram Dadi (27), Akai Kuki (26) and Hukheto (27). All the three accused have been booked under relevant sections of the act, police added.