Indore : Two bike ridden thieves snatched a gold chain from the neck of wife of a retired DSP on Thursday evening. The lady shouted after the incident, but the ruffians succeeded in escaping from the crime site.

According to police the incident happened at scheme no. 74 where Shailbala (50) wife of retired DSP Hemant Goud, came out of her house for an evening walk.

Two bike ridden scoundrels snatched the gold chain from the neck of Shailbala as she walked a few steps ahead. The weight of the gold chain is estimated to be around 25 gram.

The lady shouted over the incidents and tried to raise an alarm. Some daring citizens rushed to spot, but the ruffians were out of their sight by that time.  The bike ridden criminals rush towards the Vijaynagar Square after the incidents and they disappeared.

Cops rushed to spot and launched search operation in the locality, after being informed of the incident, but till then the criminals had disappeared.

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