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  • Dec 28, 2014
  • Updated: 11:22pm

Alleged thief blows his cover

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 26 June, 2001, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 26 June, 2001, 12:00am

Police arrested a man suspected of stealing sewage manhole covers in Tsim Sha Tsui. A watchman saw the man, 48, pushing a cartload of metal covers at the entrance to the Palace Mall New World Centre in Salisbury Road shortly before 5am. He was alerted when a manhole cover fell from the cart and rolled along the ground. Seven covers belonging to the mall were found to be missing.


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