Trio held for snatching cop’s mobile phone
Chennai: Three men, who in the guise of seeking help for a sick person allegedly snatched a cellphone from a police head constable on Thursday, have been arrested. Police said the incident occurred on the Royapuram bridge when Balasubramaniam, who was in plainclothes, was headed home on a motorcycle. “A man was lying on the roadside when another approached the constable for help. As he got down, another person snatched his cellphone and fled,” said an officer.