Chennai: On Thursday, 2 men, allegedly involved in burglaries, were detained by the police. The police stated that 9.5 sovereigns of precious gold jewellery were stolen from residence of T. Cheran Chenguttuvan (62) in Lakshmi Nagar area. Based on the complaint filed, the police detained G. Sudhakhar,25-year-old of Ayanavaram and A. Karthick,23-year-old of Pattaibiram.
According to the police the 2 have had a number of cases reported against them and that once, they had stolen from women devotees at Thirunindravuir temple festival after diverting them. both was detained and remanded in judicial custody. The police team recovered around 9.5 sovereigns of precious gold jewellery from them.