Mysuru: December 6, a chain snatcher was arrested for attempting to snatch a woman’s gold Mangal sutra near ESI hospital in the city.
The accused identified as Manoj (35) of Gajanur in Chamarajanagar. He tried to snatch the chain from Chandrakala. The accused approached her on the excuse of asking address and tried to snatch her 60-gm gold Mangal Sutra.
Then, Chandrakala shouted for help, when he attempted to snatch gold Mangal Sutra. The witnesses heard the woman’s scream for help and immediately swung into action, caught the man and handed over to the police. Police have registered a complaint.