3 men snatch 2.4kg of gold jewellery from woman

MADURAI: Three unidentified men, who came on a two-wheeler, snatched weighing 2.4kg from a woman at in district of on Tuesday.
The woman, Uma, told police that the trio had snatched her gold jewellery when she had been coming out of the Ramanathapuram District Central Cooperative Bank branch after taking them from the bank locker.

The woman said she had withdrawn 300 sovereigns of gold jewellery for a relative‘s marriage scheduled to take place in Madurai on Wednesday. She put the jewellery in a bag and was walking towards her home when the incident happened.

A police team led by deputy superintendent of police Shanmugasundaram was investigating. Police alerted all the check posts to nab the robbers.

Police were also checking if her robbery claim was genuine.

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