The Straits Times
Published on Aug 20, 2014

Former valet jailed five weeks for stealing CashCards from vehicles


SINGAPORE - A valet who stole CashCards from vehicles at Paragon shopping mall was jailed for five weeks on Wednesday.

Adam Malik Abdul Karem, 45, who faced six charges, pleaded guilty to two charges of theft and one of criminal misappropriation. The total amount involved in the six charges is $2,821.

The court heard that between March 11 and 13 this year, the first victim, Mr Brad Colin Paterson, 39, drove his car to the Orchard Road mall and used the valet services.

After Adam Malik had parked the victim's BMW, he stole Mr Paterson's CashCard with a stored value of $122 from the in-vehicle unit.