TIRUCHI: Three persons have been arrested by the city police on Thursday on the charge of stealing mobile phones from bus passengers.
According to police, Muttaikan Kumar alias Vijaykumar (23) of Chinthamani, Ravi alias Makkan Ravi (35) and Venkatesh (27) of Vazhavanathankottai were detained in two separate incidents.
All three were said to have been caught red-handed while lifting the mobile phones from the pockets of passengers.
4 handsets recovered
Four mobile phones were recovered from the accused.