Five held for stealing power meters

FUJAIRAH — Police in Fujairah have arrested a gang of five Asians who were specialised in stealing power meters and main transformers of villas under construction.

By Salah El Debarki

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Published: Thu 19 May 2005, 10:06 AM

Last updated: Thu 2 Apr 2015, 8:28 PM

The gang broke into a commercial building in Fujairah and fifty villas in different part of the emirate — 20 in Fujairah, 15 in Kalba, 15 in Khorfakan. Many residents reported to the police that the main transformers of their villas had been stolen. The police formed a team and arrested the five Asians — Abdul Rahman Islam, Abdul Rahman Khan, Buran Shah, Mexalla Khan Dad, Shahindia Bad — who confessed that they had stolen many items and sold them to a trader.

The police referred the accused to the general prosecution.

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