Coimbatore murder suspect caught in Chennai by police

Chennai: The city police handed over a murder suspect to a police team from Coimbatore this morning.

According to sources, the man, identified as Alauddin (21), was allegedly involved in the murder of Vijayakumar in Coimbatore in May.

The Variety Hall Police, Coimbatore, had registered a case and had been searching for him. Last night, sub-inspector Kaviarasan and constable Saravanan were on patrol duty on Adams Road when they saw a man flee on seeing the police.

The duo caught him after a chase. After interrogation, he was handed over to the Coimbatore police.

Naomi N