Thief catches Sh­wedagon Pagoda devo­tees un­aware

The Myanmar Times - - News -

A slip­pery-fin­gered woman was caught pil­fer­ing from devo­tees at Sh­wedagon Pagoda on July 19.

The 19-year-old Dala na­tive was do­ing rounds at the pagoda at 9:30am when po­lice found her out. They caught her with a stolen cell­phone and K33,600 nicked from un­sus­pect­ing girl drop­ping off her shoes at the south­ern en­trance. The orig­i­nal own­ers were given back their prop­erty and the Dagon po­lice opened a case against the pur­loiner un­der sec­tion 379 of the pe­nal code. – Toe Wai Aung, trans­la­tion by

Khine Thazin Han

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