The woman and the autorickshaw driver were nabbed by the public after a chase. The victim Savithri, 45, from Pammal is working as a teacher at a government school in Urapakkam.
On September 8, a woman who went to order a birthday cake shared her number with D Venkatesh of Villupuram, who worked in the bakery.
The incident happened around 8.30 pm when Rajan was standing outside his house at Udhayasuriyan Nagar in Vyasarpadi.
The incident happened a few metres away from deceased Kesavan's house on Veerakutti street in Tondiarpet when he was out on his walk, said the police.
The State government had made it very clear, multiple times, that landlords must not force tenants to pay rent till the economy recovers from the shock induced by the Covid-19 pandemic.
The police said they have seized Rs 13 lakh cash, 16.5 sovereigns, two iPhones and four two-wheelers from the accused.
The Chennai city police commissioner Mahesh Kumar Aggarwal met Geethapriya at his office and commended her for the courage she had shown.
The dog is said to be doing fine and is up for adoption, said Ashwath who is fostering her at the moment at his house in Kodambakkam. Anyone willing to adopt the dog can contact him at 9500149181.
Four persons were found dead at their apartments in different places in Chennai and Tiruvallur on Friday.
The 39-year-old, who was earlier into selling and buying of used vehicles invested in a set of tools, including a drilling machine and stole 25 bikes in a year with 12 recovered.
A 23-year-old woman allegedly killed self at her rented house in Tiruvottiyur on Sunday.
A real estate agent who sold a priest’s plot without his knowledge was arrested. Police say, priest Vincent (46) approached Loganathan (53), an agent in 2017 to pledge his ancestral property.
CCB sleuths searched 9 places in Chennai, 5 premises in Karur, 2 in Tiruvannamalai, and one location in Kumbakonam in connection with a job fraud case.
Two members died as their bike collided with a bus while fleeing the cops while anding two others in the police dragnet.
They were picked up after the police combed CCTV footage based on three complaints of snatching incidents in Taramani police jurisdiction this month.