CHENNAI: Cell smartphone snatchers are once again on the prowl. Three people lost their cell phones on Monday night.
In Nungambakkam, a journalist running with a information channel lost his mobile smartphone on Monday night time to snatching. The sufferer, J Senathipathi, 23, of Vadapalani turned into talking over his cell telephone. He changed into standing outdoor his workplace.
Two guys on a motorcycle, who were passing by using, snatched his cellular cellphone and escaped from the scene. Though he made an attempt to capture them, they vanished in the darkish.
Based on his complaint, the Nungambakkam police registered a case and a hunt has been launched.
In every other incident in Nungambakkam, a cellular phone turned into snatched from a person who turned into strolling to his room. The victim, Narayana Pramod, forty seven, of Nungambakkam was messaging on his cell cellphone when the thieves snatched his cellular phone. He instructed police that the snatchers have been carrying helmets. Police have accumulated the CCTV photos.
In a similar incident, Raja of Vyasarpadi was also robbed of his cell telephone by means of unidentified guys.
Most of the cellular phone snatchers who were caught by means of the police stated they targeted people who were occupied on their cell phones. They might goal individuals who have interaction in speaking on the cell phones while taking walks on streets.
At times, snatchers might divert their interest by using tapping on their shoulders and clutch their phones and break out.
In maximum of the instances, cellphone snatchers belonged to the equal locality where the crime became dedicated, said police officer. “Unemployed youths from the slums, who need to make some brief cash, bask in such sports,” said the officer.