Man snatches ex-wife's phone

By NT Bureau Published on Jul 27, 2018 04:14 PM IST

Chennai: A man snatched away his ex wife's mobile phone near the labour statue in Marina last night here.

Police said that Suresh (name changed) spotted his divorced wife Latha (name changed) near the labour statue last evening.

Police said, 'Suresh spotted Latha who was talking over the phone. He decides to snatch away her mobile over jealousy.'

When she approached near the statue, Suresh snatched away her phone and took to his heels.

Then, an Armed Reserve personnel, Rajadurai, who was on the duty, took note of Suresh and chased him for over two kilometres before apprehending him.

Rajadurai handed over Suresh to Anna Square police station. During investigation, Suresh confided that he divorced Latha a two years ago.

The local inspector at Anna Square compromised the estranged couple and relieved them without booking any cases.