Dressed as police personnel, they even roped in an innocent cab driver into thinking they were in pursuit of a suspect.
Police have identified three persons who allegedly stole a motorbike in Thoraipakkam on November 23.
After senior police officials learnt of the incident, the bomb detection squad reached the site but found no explosives following a thorough check of the area.
Next morning, after the effects of the booze weaned, Arun Raj realised that the bike he had taken did not belong to him.
The accident occurred on Mullai Nagar-SM road junction, a stretch of cement road that regular commuters say is slippery and filled with gravel, rocks and sand.
Four persons have been arrested by Thiru Vi Ka Nagar police for allegedly damaging CCTV cameras and a hunt has been launched for two more, including a murder accused.
The businessman told police that he saw the footwear, comprising sandals and shoes, outside when he entered the house and found them missing when he stepped out an hour later.
At least 13 of them were arrested on Saturday in three different places.
Students shared similar ordeals to that of the girl they have faced in the institution and complained of the professor's egoistic behaviour.
P Dhanasekar (27), a resident of Tiruverkadu and the main accused, visited a jewellery shop on Usman Road on November 3 and bought a three-sovereign gold chain in exchange of old jewels.
The suicide note purportedly written by the student has gone viral on the social media, sparking outrage and protests.
Latheef expressed concern that his daughter’s mobile phone containing the suicide note would be tampered with under the undue influence of IIT Madras authorities.
Fathima, pursuing her first-year undergraduate course in the humanities stream, committed suicide by hanging from a ceiling fan in her hostel room on Saturday.
Though it was head constable VP Ramesh's birthday on Saturday, he could not take leave due to bandobust duty in connection with Ayodhya verdict.
Police have arrested two siblings for killing their elder brother allegedly over a property dispute in Triplicane on Sunday.