Two special teams have been formed to arrest those involved in a burglary at the residence of a BSF Constable at Shoolagiri on Wednesday night.
M. Dhanasekar, Inspector of Police toldThe Hinduon Friday that Sub Inspectors Sambu and Chinnamuthu will head the teams.
The teams have so far interrogated 16 former convicts.
It was alleged that a relative of a local councillor affiliated to one of the Left parties N. Anandan, too quizzed by the special team.
The police said that the accused would be apprehended soon.