Goat thieves kill sub-inspector in TN – Chennai News
The sufferer, who has been recognized as S. Bhoominathan (55), was on an evening patrol responsibility on the Navalpattu police station in Trichy district when he discovered individuals carrying goats on bikes.
As a number of incidences of goat theft have been reported from the world, Bhoominathan waved to the bikers to cease, however they didn’t.
According to police sources, the bike-borne thieves reached Keeranur and earlier than the the sufferer might come up with one bike with two thieves and goats, the remainder of the gang fled the scene.
While Bhoominathan was about to apprehend them, one of many thieves took out a machete which he had hidden in his garments, attacked the sufferer and fled. The sub-inspector died on the spot because the harm was extreme, the police mentioned.
Keeranur police have taken the physique to Trichy General hospital for post-mortem.
Tiruchy City police commissioner and Pudukottai Superintendent of Police, who rushed to the spot as quickly as they obtained info, is making an attempt to apprehend the culprits.
The sufferer’s physique can be handed over to his members of the family after inquest and publish-mortem, the police mentioned.