Woman duped

SALEM: Two persons duped an aged woman of her four-and-a-half sovereigns of gold jewellery in Kitchipalayam on Friday. Police said Nagarathinam (65) of Kondalampatti was walking on the road when the duo approached her and told her that it was unsafe to wear gold jewellery in the area. They volunteered to help her pack the jewellery in a paper. After reaching home, she opened the pack and found stones inside.