Tiruchirapalli

Lalithaa Jewellery heist case: two accused detained under Goondas Act

Two persons who were arrested in connection with the Lalithaa Jewellery heist have been detained under the Goondas Act on the orders of the City Police Commissioner A. Amalraj.

The accused, Manikandan, 34, of Madapuram Tiruvarur and Kanagavalli, 57, of Seeratheru, Tiruvarur, were arrested by the police on October 5 in connection with the daring burglary at the jewellery showroom in the city. While 4.25 kg of the stolen gold was recovered from Manikandan, about 450 grams of jewels were seized from Kanagavalli, who is the mother of another accused, Suresh, in the case.

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