Police arrest two mugging suspects on Yangon bus
The police arrested two men suspected of mugging people on a bus in Hlaing Tharyar township on August 23.
On August 21 at around 6pm, two unidentified men wielding a bamboo stick got on bus YBS No.20 in Hlaing Tharyar.
They asked for K1000 from the bus driver, who was apparently unable to give them the money. The two men allegedly stole K400 from two passengers. Bus company official U Min Lwin filed a complaint at the local police station.
Using a CCTV record, the police apprehended the suspected muggers, identified as Yan Shin and Thiha Soe from Htantabin township.
The investigation is still underway to conclude whether the suspects committed other robberies.