Mangaluru, Jan 24, 2020: Urva police have arrested a chain snatcher who was fleeing after snatching the gold chain of a woman on January 23, Thursday. The police also recovered 300 grams gold ornaments worth Rs 12 lakh, a motorbike and an autorickshaw from the accused. The value of the seized goods is Rs 14 lakhs.
The arrested person is Vinay Prasad alias Vinod Jogi (27) from Badaga Ulipady near Ganjimutt. The police had to chase him up to some distance before arresting him. The accused has five cases against him in Urva police station, two in Kavoor station limits and one each in Kankanady, city east and Barke station.