Police nab Seberang Perai Tengah habitual burglar

BUKIT MERTAJAM, A man believed to be actively involved in temple, house and factory burglaries as well as lorry battery thefts in Seberang Perai Tengah (SPT) was nabbed by police in a raid at a house in Taman Impian Jaya here today.

SPT district police chief ACP Nik Ros Azhan Nik Abdul Hamid said the man aged 36, a ‘wanted person’ was caught at 1.30 am based on information and surveillance conducted since last week.

Police seized house break-in tools, gold jewellery and electrical items during the raid.

The suspect also tested positive for drugs and had seven criminal records and one drug record.

Source: BERNAMA (News Agency)