Bhubaneswar, Nov 4: In another brazen incident of snatching, a miscreant thrashed a medicine shop owner and snatched his gold chain and bracelet in broad day light in Balianta on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar.
The incident took place today at around 11.30 am when the victim identified as Prasanna Kumar Das was alone in his shop. The miscreant wearing a helmet reached the shop and started assaulting Das. The miscreant later decamped with Das’s gold chain and bracelet. The miscreant also shut the door of the medicine shop before escaping on a motorcycle with one of his associates.
The entire incident, however, was captured in a CCTV installed in the shop. Police have started an investigation after getting a formal complaint from the son of the victim.