One more foreigner held for credit card fraud in Chennai

On Wednesday, the police arrested Peter Velikov (50) and seized 50 cloned debit and credit cards, Rs 10 lakh in cash, Rs 3 lakh worth foreign currency, skimmer devices and a laptop. Today, his accomplice, Markova (52), who had initially evaded arrest, was held. Continue Reading

Teenage girl falls from third floor in Chennai, survives

The city police are conducting an inquiry after a 17-year-old girl fell from the third floor of a building at Aynavaram last night. Deepika’s mother and brother Arvind, who were with her when the incident took place, claimed it was an accidental fall. Continue Reading

College students involved in phone-snatching in Chennai

According to the police, last night, a student identified as M Saveetha, was walking at SIDCO Nagar junction while talking over the phone when two men on a bike snatched her phone and sped off. However, the public chased and caught them. Continue Reading

Six-year-old boy run over by water tanker at Vanagaram

When she reached Pallipattu, due to sand accumulation on the roadside, the vehicle skidded and fell, throwing Darshan on the road. Unfortunately, a water tanker coming from behind ran over Darshan, killing him on the spot.  Continue Reading

Man held for murdering wife at Annai Sathya Nagar, Chennai

“Chinnadurai kicked Balakumari on the chest and her head hit the iron cupboard that was behind her. Since he was in drunk, he did not realise she was hurt. He fed her water and kept her in a sitting posture and went to sleep in an autorickshaw parked outside,” police sources said. Continue Reading

2019 polls: Flying squad officials seize money, stuff worth Rs 80 crore

The flying squad officials in Tamilnadu carried out a number of seizures of unaccounted money, gold and silver without documents during vehicle checks from last night till the wee hours of today. Continue Reading