Hyderabad: On Friday, the police have launched a dual case to nab the offenders after two incidents of chain snatching were reported in the city. The incidents happened in Vanasthalipuram and Saidabad in which a total of 5tolas of gold was stolen.
According to the police, Narsamma (72), of SBH Colony, run a small grocery shop on Thursday, two persons came on a motorbike. While the rider approached the shop asking for bubble gum and they snatched her 2 tola gold chain and fled.
In the second incident Bhagyamma (52), a native of Guntur district, she came to the city to meet his son, was returning home along with her grandson. A snatcher wearing a helmet and riding a bike approached her at high speed and fled after snatching her gold chain weighing 3 tolas.