Staff Reporter

Coimbatore: Four persons who had gained entry into a house at Anna Colony in Pollachi in the small hours of Thursday looted six sovereigns of jewellery and cash of Rs. 25,000 and also robbed the inmate Tamilarasi of a five-sovereign mangalsutra.

The gang before fleeing is said to have attacked Tamilarasi as well as her husband Selvaraj.

Pollachi police have formed special teams.

Man held

City Police have arrested a textile merchant from Gujarat, Mohammed Javid, on charges of using fake debit cards and credit cards of other persons for refuelling his vehicle and making purchases.

The accused was said to be living in Sai Baba Colony area.