Thief who made off with 6,500 litres of diesel for oil tank at shipyard in Tuas arrested

A 38-year-old man believed to be involved in a case of theft of some 6,500 litres of diesel from an oil tank located at a shipyard in Tuas was arrested on Tuesday, the police said in a statement on Wednesday.

Police was informed about the theft at about 10am on Tuesday and the suspect was arrested in the Tuas area at about 4.05pm.