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Son-in-law robs mother-in-law

india Updated: Oct 06, 2008 20:22 IST

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In an interesting twist to a case involving robbery of valuables worth Rs 3.6 lakh from a house, five persons, including the son-in-law of the woman whose house was robbed, have been arrested.

The five, Selvam (son-in-law), Periaswamy, Kumaresh, Santhosh and Velu were arrested on October 4,police said on Monday.

On Sep 26, a three-member gang entered the house of Meera on the pretext of repairing her DVD and after gagging her son-in-law Selvam and grandson and threatening them at knifepoint, decamped with valuables including gold ornaments, mobiles and cash.

A Police team spotted the five-member gang "moving suspiciously" in a car and took them into custody on Saturday.

Interrogation revealed that it was Selvam, Meera's son-in-law who had hatched a plan to rob his mother-in-law, police said.

The police team recovered all the valuables and also Rs 15,000 from them.