German national assaulted at Marina

By Nivedhika Krishnan Published on Jul 28, 2018 01:57 PM IST

Chennai: A German national was assaulted and robbed off at Marina in the early morning hours of today.

Police said that the victim Theho came to Chennai for a medical treatment. He was staying at a mansion in Triplicane.

This morning, he went to Marina for a walk. 'Two unidentified men noticed the foreigner and tried to snatch away his mobile phone. However, the German national fought with them', police said.

The robbers assaulted him with a stone and sticks before stealing his sun glasses. He is currently undergoing treatment at Kasturibai Hospital. A case has been registered with Anna Square police.