Thane police has nabbed down 16 chain snatchers and seized jewellery worth 1.5 crore rupees. They also seized 25 bikes from these thieves and in this big achievement the main mastermind behind all these theft is also under police arrest.
These cunning thieves used to target females and old people. It was also a challenging task to the police to trace these chain snatchers. At last Crime Branch succeeded in nabbing them from Ambiwali area of Kalyan.
The gang had a unique technique, instead of selling the stolen jewellery they used to mortgage them.