According to the police, residents of Porur had lodged a complaint that two-wheeler theft was rampant in the neighbourhood.
Jumping into action, the police began examining the CCTV cameras installed at Jayabharathi Nagar. They found a man riding different two-wheeler on the same day.
They conducted an inquiry with Sivakumar who confessed to have stolen many two-wheelers. Police recovered six bikes from him.