15 March 2007
A group of teenagers and school drop-outs aged between 12 and 17 years old have been arrested by police for stealing motorcycles. They have been stealing them for the past three months and stripping down the parts to sell.
Initially police caught two 17 year olds in Endau who led to the arrest of seven more from the gang. Police found a hut in Endau where they found two stolen motorcycles and various parts.
The gang is believed to be headed by a 26 year old unemployed man.
9 boys have been remanded by the police until Friday.
New Straits Times – Teenage bike thieves held