Robbers attack vehicle, steal 100 sovereign gold from passengers in TVM
Thiruvananthapuram:Robbers in two cars waylaid a vehicle and stole gold worth Rs 40 lakh after attacking its passengers, including the owner of a Thiruvananthapuram-based jewellery shop, at Mangalapuram on Friday, police said.
They attacked three passengers and stole nearly 100 sovereign of gold around 8.30 pm. The incident happened on a highway.
"The owner of the vehicle and his driver are at the police station. A third member is missing and his phone is switched off. The gang broke the window of the vehicle and attacked the passengers. The probe is on," a police official told PTI.
Police said the car was coming from Neyyattinkara when it was attacked.