Latest News for: Chain snatchers


Evening walker loses gold chain to snatcher in Panchkula

Hindustan Times 08 Dec 2023
A 36-year-old woman, out for an evening walk near her house in Sector 25 on Wednesday, fell prey to a snatcher, who made off with her gold chain.

Unidentified duo stab elderly couple in Tadipatri

The Hindu 29 Nov 2023
The police remained clueless about the attack on the couple as to whether it was an attempt by chain snatchers or any old rivalry was there behind it ....

4 cops injured in mob attack in Ambivli

Hindustan Times 10 Nov 2023
A joint team of 15 personnel from Andheri and Khadakpada police stations faced assault from a mob in Ambivli, Kalyan, in the early hours of Thursday when they went to arrest a suspected chain snatcher.

Delhi woman attacked with surgical blade while resisting chain snatchers

India Today 09 Nov 2023
Delhi woman attacked with surgical blade while resisting chain snatchers ... .

Man snatches chain worth 1.5L on train

The Times of India 04 Nov 2023
Navi Mumbai. Chain snatchers have become active in express trains. .

Two chain snatchers held

The Times of India 03 Nov 2023
Chennai. Two chain snatchers were arrested at Mangadu on Thursday. .

Role-playing, motorcycle chases: How budding snatchers prepare for crime in Delhi

Hindustan Times 20 Oct 2023
On the streets of Delhi, this is the drill to train “budding” snatchers ... One becomes the snatcher and the other a policeman as they chase each other through crowded streets or jammed roads ... Woman stabbed in face, shoulder by chain snatcher ... “This is one of the reasons why only a few snatchers go for chains; phones are easier,” he added.

Chain snatcher knifed woman eight times over imitation jewellery

Hindustan Times 19 Oct 2023
A mother of three suffered eight cuts on her body, including her neck, when a chain snatcher tried snatching her chain, which incidentally was imitation jewellery, when she tried to flee in Kalyan ... While walking, she was on a call with her mother, and the snatcher came from behind and tried to snatch her chain.