A 35-year-old techie was robbed while he was cycling back home on Friday morning in Choolaimedu.
In another incident, N Krishnamoorthy (37) from Manali, who is a cab driver, was waiting near Villivakkam bus stop when two men attacked him and escaped with his mobile phone worth Rs 20,000. The Villivakkam police are probing the incident. In another case of chain snatching, a 45-year-old woman identified as G Jayanthi, a resident of Kanniappan Nagar in Thiruninravur, was relieved of her gold chain when she was walking back home from a supermarket on Thursday night. Two bike-borne men wearing helmets snatched her chain and sped away.