Man detained for stealing money from his girlfriend
A man was recently placed in criminal detention for stealing some 4,000 yuan ($578.30) from his girlfriend’s online pay account, according to thepaper. cn.The man, surnamed Chen, accompanied his girlfriend, surnamed Guo, to report a theft at Changqiao police station in Xuhui district in February.
They told Xuhui police that both of their mobile phones were stolen from their home during the night.
In their following investigation, however, Xuhui police found that money had been transferred from Guo’s Alipay and WeChat accounts to Chen’s accounts.
Xuhui police later found that both mobile phones were hidden in the couple’s electric meter box and bathroom.
Chen finally confessed that he hid the phones to steal his friend’s money, then pretended that a thief had broken into their home while they were sleeping.