Puducherry, Aug 11 : A Chennai youth was arrested on charges of stealing a bag of a courier boy containing articles worth rupees fifty thousand, police said on Sunday.
Police seized six mobile phones, the courier bag and a bike from his possession and are on the lookout for his companion. According to police, a courier boy, Moorthy, was working with a courier company here and on the 22nd of last month, he left his courier bag on his bike and went to the second floor of a building at VVP Nagar to deliver a parcel.
On return, he did not find his courier bag and he searched for the bag but did not find it. Following which, he lodged a complaint with the D Nagar police. The police examined the CCTV footage in the area and found two motorcycle-borne youths fleeing with the bag.
Police who were on the lookout for the culprits ever since, intercepted a youth riding on a motorcycle at Gorimedu. They questioned them and found that he was one of the youths who stole the courier bag and arrested him .
The accused was identified as Rajasekher (26). (UNI)