Balianta, Sep 27: A mobile phone snatcher was thrashed by the public and handed over to the police after he tried to snatch a phone from a youth pedestrian at Balakati weekly market on Saturday.
The accused has been identified as Vicky, a resident of Rasulgarh area.
According to reports, the youth nabbed the accused, while he was trying to snatch away his mobile phone.
Soon, a crowd gathered at the place and beat Vicky up. On being informed Balakai police out post officials reached the market and recued the accused person. He was also detained and was being questioned.