Police crash birthday party and arrest 75 wanted criminalsBy Alexis Bell 5:54 AM February 9, 2018
What was supposed to be a fun birthday party turned into a mass police roundup.
Police in Chennai, India, announced that they have arrested 75 wanted criminals at the birthday party of a man known to law enforcement officials.
The birthday boy, who was identified as P. Binu, had about 28 open criminal cases including 3 murders against him and was on the run for 2 years.
He invited over 100 friends to celebrate his 47th birthday.
Photos from the birthday party showed Binu using a machete to cut his birthday cake as he was surrounded by his smiling friends.
The criminals also posted selfies online, showing how they had a good time.
Binu got a nasty birthday surprise when the uninvited guests arrived.
About 100 police officers crashed his party and arrested 75 of his friends and peers. All of them were on the run from the law, police said.
Binu and a few others managed to escape and are once again on the run from the police.
Officers said that 45 motorcycles, seven cars, 15 weapons, and cell phones were seized.