Man, 47, arrested for housebreaking and theft at Mei Ling Street

SINGAPORE: Police have arrested a 47-year-old man for housebreaking along Mei Ling Street.

Police said they were alerted to a break-in on Monday at 8.30am, where a radio and a digital camera amounting to $450 were stolen from a unit.

Through CCTV images, officers managed to arrest the suspect on the same day at 11pm at Stirling Road. A radio was seized as a case exhibit.

The suspect will be charged in court on Wednesday for housebreaking and theft. If found guilty, he faces imprisonment for up to 14 years.

klim@sph.com.sg

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