Twenty six sovereigns of gold and Rs. 82, 000 by cash were reportedly stolen from a house on Eleventh Street at Toovipuram here.
The incident came to light on Friday when residents retuned home from Tiruchendur. A team of police visited the spot and held enquiries with neighbours. Fingerprint experts reached the spot and examined the place. Based on a complaint from N. Chandrasekar (43), a case has been filed. Further investigation is on.