Police in Kerala have arrested a man after they found him holding a coconut wire in his hand.
The man was arrested in Palakkad city in Tamil Nadu.
Police have said the man was attempting to sell the coconut wire for Rs 500 and had asked the shopkeeper to buy it for him.
They have also detained the man for questioning.
The police said the suspect was trying to sell a coconut at a market in the city and had been caught when he failed to stop.