House raid nets suspected snatch thieves

Footage from a closed circuit television shows one of the suspects running towards the unsuspecting victim prior to committing the snatch theft.

MIRI: Two men were arrested at Kampung Tudan here on suspicion of being involved in a number of burglaries, robberies and snatch thefts.

The suspects, in their 20s and 30s, were nabbed after police raided their house on Wednesday afternoon following a tip off.

A source indicated that the police team also seized a car and a crash helmet as evidence.

It is said the suspects are believed to be involved in a snatch theft at Desa Senadin on Tuesday.

Both have been placed in the police lockup pending further investigation.