Saturday, October 1

Shop owner loses RM12,000 in dawn break-in


MIRI: A mobile outlet lost more than RM12,000 in cash and valuables to a break-in early Thursday morning.

The burglary at Pelita commercial centre here was discovered around 6am by the owner.

The 33-year-old owner lodged a police report at Miri central police station (CPS).

Amongst items missing were a handphone, a computer desktop, several reload cards and RM800 cash.

It was believed that the thieves use the back door to gain entry into the premises.

A closed circuit television (CCTV) at the building caught images of several unknown individuals leaving the outlet carrying the stolen items.

Police are investigating the case.