Andheri police on Saturday arrested a 38-year-old driver for allegedly abusing ladies over telephone calls. The accused used to name on landlines of famend firms and would use obscene language if a lady obtained the decision. A case of stalking was registered at Andheri police station after which police laid a honey lure to arrest him.
Vijay Belge, senior inspector, stated, “We’ve got arrested the accused and are investigating the case.”
On March 12, police obtained a grievance from a 32-year-old lady stating that an individual was calling on the workplace landline quantity and utilizing obscene language. Following the grievance, a case was registered towards an unknown individual beneath sections 354A (sexual harassment), 354D (Stalking) and 509 (phrase, gestures or act to insult modesty of a lady) of the Indian Panel Code.
As a part of the investigation, police sought caller particulars from the phone community supplier and learnt that the accused was utilizing another person’s SIM card, which he had in all probability stolen. Three completely different SIM playing cards had been used within the crime.
“As he was not reachable, we laid a honey lure. We took assist from a lady and requested her to name him and demand to satisfy at Bandra Bandstand. Whereas he refused to satisfy the primary two instances, he confirmed up for the third assembly at Andheri MIDC, from the place he was nabbed,” stated sub-inspector Digambar Pagare.
The arrested accused, Henry Micheal Nader, 38, is a resident of Malad and a driver by occupation.
Throughout questioning, Nader revealed that he acquired the numbers from Google. In accordance with Nader’s name element report (CDR), he had referred to as greater than 350 firms, of which greater than 100 calls had been answered by ladies.
Nader, nonetheless, refused to reveal the rationale behind his actions.