Denied money for liquor, teen assaults girlfriend, her mother in Chennai

According to the police, the accused, Santhosh Kumar, who is unemployed, has been in a relationship with a 17-year-old girl for the past three years. He is a resident of Vinayakapuram, Puzhal, and is an alcoholic. Continue Reading

Four men surrender in courts in DMDK leader murder case

The relative, Vinothkumar (33), from Aminjikarai, surrendered at Thirukazhukundram court, and admitted he hired contract killers to murder Pandian, a realtor and deputy secretary of the State engineering wing of the DMDK. Continue Reading

Lankan refugee held for robbery at Valasaravakkam, Chennai

According to the police, 11 March, he broke into a house in Valasaravakkam and decamped with 15 sovereigns of gold. Based on CCTV footage, the police arrested Rajan alias Sivarajan (45), who lives in Annai Camp for Sri Lankan refugees in Madurai. Continue Reading

Youth held for daring robbery at Anna Nagar spa in Chennai

At the time, Pandiyan, the leader of the gang, had managed to give the police the slip. The gang’s modus operandi was to enter parlours and spas and threaten people there that they were running the facilities without proper licence. Continue Reading

IIT-Madras student from Haryana arrested for stabbing college mate

In an unusual incident, the IIT-Madras campus turned into a crime scene after a student stabbed another, allegedly over a girl. However, police officials maintained that the incident took place due to difference of opinion and no girl was involved. Continue Reading