CHENNAI: 4 chain-snatching incidents were reported in 2 hours from different parts of Tiruvallur district on Saturday. Police have released the photos of the suspects. In the first incident, Deepa (39), wife of Krishnan, residing in Manavala Nagar, Tiruvallur, was walking home after around 6 pm when 2 bike-borne men snatched her 5-sovereign chain.
In another incident from Veppampattu, 2 bikers snatched an 8-sovereign chain from Ashwini (23), a school teacher, who was returning home at 5 pm.
The same men are suspected to be behind the 3rd incident in Eekadu, in which Dhana Lakshmi (50), who was standing outside her house at 6. 30 pm was pleased of her 4-sovereign chain. In the 4th incident, 2 bike-borne snatched 5-sovereign chain from Kasturi (70) in Velliyur around 7.15 pm.