Asian national arrested for stealing RO17,000
An Asian national has been arrested for stealing RO17,000 after tying the hands of an Asian woman at her house.
The arrest was made by officials from the Directorate General for Inquiries and Criminal Investigations at the police headquarters in South Batinah, in cooperation with the Directorate for Inquiries and Criminal Investigations at the Barka Police Station.
Officials arrested the accused from Muscat International Airport while he was trying to flee the country. The full amount was recovered from his belongings.
The accused has been referred to the Public Prosecution for further investigation.