Two held for chain snatching in Thane
Thane: A young couple was arrested after they allegedly tried to snatch a chain from a woman in Naupada area here, police said Tuesday.
PSI Jaywant Patil of Naupada police station said the accused --Nadia Shaikh (20) and Suresh Shetty (22)-- came on a motorbike and tried to snatch the chain of victim Kavita Wadavale, a maid servant when she was returning home after work, yesterday.
When Kavita raised an alarm and pulled the lady who was sitting pillion, both the riders fell down following which they were handed over to police by a crowd which gathered at the spot.
The duo hails from suburban Govandi and have been booked under section 394 rw 34 of the IPC, police said.