Theft & Robbery

Man arrested in connection with Thinadhoo post office robbery

A man has been arrested in connection with the robbery of the Gaafu Dhaalu Thinadhoo Post Office.

Maldives Police Service said that the Thinadhoo post office was broken into and parcels were ripped and their contents were stolen.

And an attempt was made to break it to the safe but the suspect was unsuccessful.

The robbery was reported at 8 a.m. this morning according to the police and a search was conducted at the residence of a suspect. And at 10:20 a.m., a 30-year-old local man was arrested with suspected stolen items from the post office and a house near the post office.

The case is being investigated further.