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75 shoplifters arrested in the first three months of this year

Published on Apr 23, 2014 5:23 PM
 
Police arrested 75 shoplifters along Orchard Road in the first three months of this year. -- ST FILE PHOTO: WANG HUI FEN

Police arrested 75 shoplifters, aged between 13 and 73, at shopping malls along Orchard Road in the first three months of this year.

The stolen items range from groceries to clothing and designer handbags.

They were worth nearly $11,000.

Police said in a statement on Wednesday that the stepped-up enforcement by retailers has helped to apprehend more offenders.

 
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