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Three women thieves arrested red-handed at Kankanady

Mangalore Today News Network

Mangaluru, Nov 26, 2016: Three women who  tried to snatch the purse of a lady waiting for bus at a bus stop at Kankanady  were  caught hold of by public and handed over to the police on November 25, Friday.


All the three accused are from Maharashtra. It is learnt when the lady waiting for the was  checking her purse, one of the accused  approached her begging from money. Soon another woman tried to snatch her purse when the lady raised an alarm. Locals who rushed managed to trap two of the women thieves, while three others fled. The police were informed and the two were handed over to them. Another accused was later caught in the same area.

It is learnt the group of women thieves used to move around in the area  since some time waiting for the  right time to strike.

Kadri police have registered a case.