India, Oct. 7 -- Three men allegedly stole $2,400 from an Iraqi national near a traffic signal in Sector 31 on Saturday evening.

The police said the suspects posed as policemen and stopped the victim and his family members on the pretext of an 'inspection'.

The police said the incident took place around 11pm when the victim and his two siblings were returning to their hotel in Sector 39 from a private hospital.

In the police complaint, the victim stated, "We had taken an auto-rickshaw from the emergency gate of the hospital. When we reached a traffic signal near Sector 31, three men in a white Honda city car signalled us to stop. They said they were policemen and wanted to check our IDs. After checking the IDs, they sifted through my s...