Shops burgled

Burglars broke into two shops on M.S. Koil Street, Royapuram on Thursday and decamped with cash and car accessories. The shop owners found the shutter locks broken. Two LCD screens for cars and Rs.10,000 were missing from a spare parts shop and Rs.20,000 from a digital banner printing shop.

Chains snatched

Gold chains were snatched from women in three separate incidents on Wednesday. Selvi (36) of J.P. Estate in Avadi lost her five sovereign gold chain.

In another incident, two men on a motorcycle snatched a six sovereign chain from Usha (38), of Thirumullaivoyal. Jayaseeli (54) of Anna Nagar lost her four sovereign gold chain to two motorcycle-borne snatchers at Pattabiram on Wednesday.