16-year-old girl among five people detained after robbery group busted

Five robbers, including a 16-year-old child, arrested for being involved in a string of robberies in the city . The child was transferred to a correctional facility while the three suspects were released from prison .

CHENNAI (CHENNAI) — Five robbers, including a 16-year-old child, were arrested for being involved in a string of robberies in the city.The teenager was transferred to a correctional facility while the three suspects were released from prison.Apart from the child, Vivek alias Kulla, 26, Jagan, 25, of Teynampet, and Jagadeesan, 24, of Chidambaram, Cuddalore, and Saravana Perumal, 19, of Thoothukudi, were arrested.Kumari (name changed) was discovered to have befriended the boys on social media, according to the police investigation.

According to reports, they rode on stolen bikes and stolen cellphones and gold from women driving alone.The robbers were discovered and arrested by police after sifting through the CCTV footage.The perpetrators confessed to being part of a slew of robberies that occurred in various areas of the area.Further tests are ongoing.