The Straits Times
Published on Jan 04, 2013

16-year-old arrested for series of break-ins


Police on Thursday, arrested a 16-year-old boy in connection with a series of break-ins at houses located at Thomson Hills Drive and Sembawang Hills Drive.

The cases were committed between Christmas and Jan 1 this year.

The suspect is believed to have stolen cash amounting to more than $800 on three separate occasions by climbing through unlocked windows of the homes.

He was nabbed after officers from Ang Mo Kio Police Division conducted extensive inquiries in the area.