SOHDRA - Unidentified hooded women dacoits made off with cash and valuables from a house in Sohdra in broad daylight on Sunday. According to details, four unidentified masked females entered the house of one Mehar Latif Ahmed Kangi in Chaudhrian mohallah of Sohdra. The dacoits took a female member of Kangis family hostage and later locked her up in a room. The bandits made off with valuables, Rs 11,700 cash and a cellphone. In another incident, a man duped a motorcycle dealer, Nasir Butt, and ran away. The owner of Ali Motors, a resident of Haji Pura, had been running his shop near the level-crossing of Haji Pura. On Sunday, a man came, in a car, came up to him and deprived him of his Rs90000. A case has been registered against the accused.