Chennai

One held for snatching phone

The Ice House police on Sunday arrested one person of a three-member gang that tried to speed away after snatching a mobile phone from a man.

Noor Mohamed, 26, of Mylapore, was standing at the Dr. Besant Road-Dr Natesan Salai junction. Around 12.30 a.m. three men on a motorcycle snatched his phone worth ₹26,000 and sped away.

Mr. Mohamed raised an alarm and a night patrol team chased the trio. The team caught hold of one person, Karthik, 23, of Okkiyam Thoraipakkam. A hunt is on for the other two.

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Printable version | Feb 28, 2020 10:59:06 PM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/chennai/one-held-for-snatching-phone/article28237162.ece

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