Couple nabbed for stealing from customer

MIRI: Police arrested a Thai woman aged 29 and her 23-year-old local boyfriend on Monday on suspicion of stealing from the formers customer.

A Bruneian had lodged a police report claiming his valuables had gone missing from his hotel room while the female suspect was entertaining him.

Police arrested the woman around 9.15pm in the victims room and then caught her boyfriend waiting for her in the car park.

Several Egyptian bank notes and a handphone were seized from the woman, while three handphones and a digital camera was seized from her boyfriend.

It is learnt that the victim got to know the suspect through a social networking site.

Police are investigating the case under Section 380 of the Penal Code for theft.

“entertaining him” :smiley: