The Coimbatore City Police on Friday suspended a head constable on charges taking a bribe of Rs. 130.
According to sources, based on a complaint from a student, Veeraj, to City Police Commissioner A.K. Viswanathan, a senior police officer conducted an inquiry and after finding the charges to be true, suspended Gunasekaran.
Rajeswari, 29, of Peelamedu was robbed of her jewellery weighing seven sovereigns at her mother’s place in Rathinapuri a couple of days ago, said the Rathinapuri police, who have registered a case in this connection.
A masked man entered the house to snatch her jewellery when she was sleeping, police said.
K.G. Chavady police have arrested four persons on charges of smuggling sand and seized a lorry in two separate incidents.