Masked robbers tie up family, loot gold in Thripunithura

Saturday, Dec 16, 2017,12:47 IST By anju A A A

Kochi | A group of masked robbers allegedly struck a house in nearby Thrippunithura and made away with valuables, including jewellery and cash, after locking the family members in separate rooms, police said today.

The robbers, suspected to be from other states, looted the home after locking the five family members in separate rooms late last night, they said.

Initial information suggests that 50 sovereigns of gold ornaments, Rs 20,000 and mobile phones were taken away by robbers.