Trichy: On Tuesday, Police detained a domestic help and her son for stealing gold jewelry valued Rs 5 lakh weighing 28 sovereigns from a doctor’s residence in Trichy.
Police detained Chithra alias Chinnaponnu of Periyanachipatti near Thottiyam on outskirts of Trichy in connection with theft at residence belonging to Dr C Rajkumar in the Morais city near Trichy international airport.
Theft came to known when Rajkumar and his wife returned home late on 7 September. They found gold jewelry kept in a wooden bureau stolen.
Chithra was not at Residence when they came back. Following this, they grew the suspicious about her and lodged a police complaint with Airport police. Police Commissioner, Trichy formed a special team to detained the accused.
The enquiry revealed that she stole the jewelry and passed them on to her son Kanagaraj in Tiruppur.
Police also rushed to Tiruppur and detained Kangaraj. The police also recovered all the stolen jewelry from him. They were produced in court and court remanded them in the judicial custody.