A 24-year-old was arrested on Thursday on charges of snatching a three-and-half sovereign gold chain from a train commuter at Tondiarpet.

The police said S. Sivagami (44), was returning from Ponneri on a suburban train on Wednesday night when A. Augustin (24), a resident of Vanniyambadi, snatched her chain. Based on a complaint from her, the Korukupettai government railway police arrested Augustin, who was trying to sell the jewellery in Tondiarpet.

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