Two Chain Snatchers Arrested In Jajpur
Jajpur: Two chain snatchers were arrested by Dharmasala police after being detained by the locals of Pandua Mauza area in Jajpur district on Thursday.
Besides, the police have also seized a bike and some loot items from their possession.
According to sources, one identified as Archana Swain was busy doing rituals for the festival ‘Panchuka’ in the morning. Meanwhile, two accused in a bike snatched away a gold chain from her neck.
Archana immediately alerted the locals and started chasing the desperadoes. Hearing the woman’s screams, the locals managed to nab the looters and informed the police.
Later, police reached the spot and arrested the accused persons.
A case has been registered against the accused dup under relevant Sections of the IPC, sources in the police said.