KENINGAU: A 19-year-old youth has been arrested by the police under the suspicion of stealing valuables from his own aunt at Taman Sabanda Fasa 3 Blok B8, around 7.00pm, in 2 November ago.
District Police Chief, DSP Douglas Nyeging Taong, said the complainant (house owner) lodged a police report when she realized her home was been broken into and found the kitchen door and the steel window grill in her room were damaged.
The complainant lost her valuables including a Rolex watch, three sets of car keys, a gold necklas, one set of house key, and RM3,000 cash with the total value of RM28,000.
Based on information, he said, in 22 November at about 4.30pm, in front of the KR1M store at the town, police personnel from the Keningau IPD Crime Investigation Department apprehended three suspects believed to be involved with the case.
He added that the arrested are now held at the district Police headquarters and remanded for six days to help in the investigation under Section 457 of the Penal Code. –SayangSabah