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Two Men Arrested For Theft Within Six Hours

by October 1, 2019 Government & Politics

The Police have arrested two men, both aged 20, for their suspected involvement in a case of theft.

On 30 September 2019 at 2.11pm, the Police were alerted to a case where the wallet of an 80-year-old woman was stolen while she was in the lift of Blk 53 Marine Terrace with two unknown men.

Through ground enquiries and with the aid of images from CCTV cameras, officers from Bedok Police Division established the identities of the two men and arrested them at the vicinity of Bendemeer Road within six hours of the report.

The men will be charged in court on 2 October 2019 with theft with common intention under Section 379 read with Section 34 the Penal Code, Chapter 224. If convicted, they shall be punished with imprisonment for a term which may extend to 3 years, or with fine, or with both.

Source: Singapore Police Force