Bhubaneswar: A 70-year-old woman was allegedly looted of gold ornament in Sailashree Vihar area of Odisha capital today.
The victim, identified as Shantilata Behera, was plucking flowers this morning when two persons came on a scooter and snatched away earrings from the septuagenarian’s ears. Though she tried to raise an alarm, the miscreants threatened her to kill her.
The woman sustained minor injuries in the incident.
On being informed, Chandrasekharpur police reached the spot and detained a youth for questioning in this connection.