Trio nabbed for alleged theft at dock


KUCHING: Three men were arrested after being caught for stealing things at a dock in Sejingkat around 9am yesterday.

CAUGHT: The trio being brought to the police station.

The three suspects aged 20, 23 and 28 were said to be friends.

According to the source, the three suspects and another three friends were stealing steel at the dock.

They had already loaded some steel onto two sampans when spotted by the docker.

The six of them jumped into two sampans to escape.

But one sampan was stopped by the docker and the trio in it were arrested.

The other three escaped in the second sampan. A police report was made in Bintawa. Police detained the three suspects and seized the stolen stuff for investigation.