Guwahati: I love you behind the cell, not for loving anyone but he is charged with murdering. A 25-year-old man identified as ‘I Love You Talang’, was arrested by Meghalaya police for murdering a two cab drivers in the West Jaintia Hills district, police said on Thursday.
Talang along with three persons identified as Ramesh Dkhar, Tellme Pyrtuh, and Sampher Ksoo was also arrested on charges of kidnapping and murder of two cab drivers at Jowai in the district.
According to sources, four accused were arrested on Wednesday.
Police first arrested I Love You Talang from Mawryngkneng village in East Khasi Hills district.
Talang, during the interrogation, allegedly confessed that he along with his three friends had kidnapped and murdered Damehipaia Papeng, a cab driver who went missing on August 10, by slitting his throat.
The body of Papeng was found dumped by Talang near a cattle market in Mukoi Mihmyntdu, near to the Jowai Bypass on the NH-06, as per an official.
Meanwhile, police also suspected that Talang and his group were involved in the kidnapping and murder of Fullmoon Kharsahnoh, another cab driver.
Last week, the body of Kharsahnoh was found dead in Mynkre, East Jaiñtia Hills.
The four suspects have been remanded by the court to police custody for 14 days.