Two motorcycle-borne persons committed the daylight robberies
CHENNAI: Three cases of chain snatching were reported in Avadi on Wednesday.
The first incident was reported around 4.30 p.m. in Mettupalayam area.
Hemavathy was returning home with her husband at Mettupalayam, when two persons on a motorcycle snatched her gold chain weighing four sovereigns and escaped.
When Vijayalakshmi, a teacher in a private polytechnic, was returning home, two persons on a motorcycle snatched her chain weighing five sovereignsin Avadi.
Thieves wore helmets
In Tirumullaivoyal, Parameswari, a resident of Senthil Nagar, lost her chain weighing four sovereigns to two personson a motorcycle. As the thieves were wearing helmets, the victims were unable to see their faces, police said. They suspect that all the three offences were committed by the same persons.