NAM DINH (VNS) — Police in Nam Truc District, the northern province of Nam Dinh have seized a woman for allegedly stealing from taxi drivers.
Major Nguyen Van Trung, deputy head of the investigation police for social order team, said that on September 24 local residents informed the police that Tran Dac Phi, 23, a driver from the Mai Linh Taxi Firm, was robbed of an iPhone 5. Then they tied Phi and put him in the taxi's trunk.
On September 25, the police were informed that Nguyen The Phuong, a driver from the Sao Mai Taxi Group, was robbed by a man and a woman. Phuong called for help and the robbers ran away.
Conducting investigation, they discovered that the two suspects were Phan Van Tinh, 25, of Nam Truc District and Nguyen Thi Lan, 20, from the central province of Thanh Hoa.
The police caught Lan on September 30.
At 2am on October 1, local residents informed the police that Tinh was stealing in Hong Quang Commune. After being chased by police, Tinh hid on the roof of a residents' house. He then jumped from the roof to the ground, but fell and died from concussion trauma the next day. — VNS