Executive hitches a cab ride, robbed; 25th to be targeted on Gurugram road in 2019
| Monday | 18th March, 2019
GURUGRAM: A BPO executive was robbed by four men who offered him a lift in their car from Gurgaon-Faridabad road on Saturday evening.
A case was registered on Sunday under Section 379A (snatching) at DLF 1 police station against unknown persons.Incidents of lift-and-loot are on the rise, with 25 cases reported in 2019 alone.
Once released, he started targeting people in Noida, Ghaziabad and Delhi,” said assistant commissioner of police (crime) Shamsher Singh.
But after the car had crossed the toll plaza on Gurgaon-Faridabad road, the accused held him hostage at gunpoint and snatched his wallet and ATM card.
And 15 such cases were reported in the last two months of 2018.