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Police arrest 2 locals over theft at Fenfushi construction site

Shahudha Mohamed
07 April 2020, MVT 14:04
Aerial view of Fenfushi, Alifu Dhaalu Atoll. PHOTO: GOOGLE MAPS
Shahudha Mohamed
07 April 2020, MVT 14:04

Maldives Police Service dislcosed on Monday that two locals were arrested over a theft at a construction site in Fenfushi, Alifu Dhaalu Atoll.

According to authorities, the two males, aged 27 and 35, were arrested on April 5 under a court order. Both suspects are currently remanded for a period of 10 days.

Police revealed that the theft was reported on April 3. During the investigation, authorities determined that six bags of cement, four windows and 15 iron rods were stolen from the construction site.

Four windows and four bags of cement were sold off, but Police recovered these items with a court order and returned them to the owner. Two iron rods were found and returned as well.

Police provided no further details, but noted that an investigation was ongoing.

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