Greater Chennai Commissioner of Police AK Viswanathan today ordered suspension of a policewoman for indulging in shoplifting at a supermarket at Chetpet.
Pranav, who worked at the supermarket noticed a woman constable picking up items from the shelf and stuffing it into her pockets, all while she was talking on the phone.
Pranav confronted her and asked her to place the items back and write an apology note, but the incident did not end there.
In a shocking turn of events, the policewoman’s husband, along with a few others, stormed into the store and attacked the supermarket employee who tried to resist the shoplifting.
Pranav was rescued and taken to the hospital to treat his injuries.
The incident has caused much embarrassment to the Chennai police. After the video of the incident went viral, the Commissioner took note of it and suspended the policewoman. Her husband has been arrested.