Imphal: Two vehicle lifters were apprehended along with a stolen Dio Scooty during frishking and checking in and around Thambalkhong area on Thursday.
The frisking was conducted by a team under the supervision of additional superintendent of police (ops), Imphal East, Roni Mayengbam and OC, Narcotic cell Kh.Devkumar singh led by SI Lenin sharma along with a team of Narcotic cell assisted with Yumkhaibam Atheletic Association Khregao Club members.
Two youth identifeid as Soibam Somen singh, 33, son of S.Duneshor singh and Thokchom Arunkumar singh, 39, son of late Th.Ibochou of of sagolband Heinoubok Makha leikai were coming on a Honda Dio Scooty without registration number in a very suspicious manner and they were detained for verification, a police source said.
On spot verification they disclosed that they stole the vehicle on Wednesday which was parked at Langjing Makha leikai Community Hall.
They disclosed that they were coming to Thambalkhong for selling the stolen vehicle on the search of tool box of the vehicle ,it were found that one xerox copies of regitration smart card (MN01AC-0469) light green in colour, having engine noumber JF39E-1249884 and chassis number ME4JFG7022147, sale certificate in the name of Longjam Sushilo of keisamthong longjam leirak imphal West and original motor Insurence certificate.
The Dio scooty along with the documents were seized under a formal seizure memo at Thambalkhong junction.
The apprehended persons and seized articls were handed over to Porompat Police station or taking necessary action, the source said.