Kendrapara: Snatching the gold made chain from a college girl proved danger for a youth, in the district as the latter was beaten up by victim and the locals after being caught for the crime.
The accused was recognized as Jitun Majhi, of Bhitargarh village under Kendrapara district.
The occurrence was reported from the Kurunti square where youth accused of snatching a chain from a college girl was physically assaulted without any mercy.
Majhi used to target the college girls for theft purpose every day. On Friday he was chasing a college girl while she was on her way back to residence at around 2.00 pm after attending college in Madanpur area.
The youth was caught by locals while escaping from area after allegedly snatching a gold made chain from the girl’s neck. The victim along with locals started beating him showing no mercy for his act.