Two motorcycle borne youth snatched the purse of a woman in Sector 4 on Thursday. The purse contained cash of Rs 34,000.
Police said the woman has been identified as Kirti Miglani,38,a resident of Sector 11. The bag was also contained some documents of transactions of Punjab National Bank branch Sector 4 where the woman was to deposit the money.
Police said hunt has been launched. Station House Officer (SHO) of Sector 5 police station,Mukesh Sharma,said they have set up barricades after the incident to nab the accused. Police have registered a case into the incident and investigations are on to nab the accused.
Sharma added that previous convicts in snatching cases will also be quizzed for leads. We hope to crack the case soon, he said,adding that police have also intensified the patrolling in the different areas to keep a tab on snatching incidents.