According to investigation documents, on the afternoon of January 23, Yen Phu Ward (Tay Ho) Police received a report from a woman that an iPhone 14 pro max worth approximately VND 40 million was stolen while attending a party at Tran Quoc Pagoda..
Immediately after, 8 district police guards coordinated with the professional team of the Tai Ho District Police to track down the object. At about 4:00 p.m. the same day, the police working group of Yin Fu Pavilion and Kwang An Police arrested Dong at Dang Tai Mai Street area.
The trunk of Dung’s motorcycle was checked, and there were also 9 mobile phones hidden in a black leather bag. Duong confessed to stealing in the area of Trần Quốc Temple and Tay Ho Palace.
Dong said he went to the Tran Quoc Pagoda to go to the New Year’s party. Here, the subject saw that many tourists left their phones in their bags, jackets, etc. Taking advantage of the crowd, Dong approached the victim and then grabbed the phone.
Every time the robbery was successful, Dung would go to an empty lot and then turn off the power or remove the chip so that the owner could not find it and put it in his chest pocket to continue the robbery.
The police agency stated that in the Tran Quoc Dong temple area, 4 phones were stolen, including the iPhone 14 pro max, iPhone X, iPhone 11 and Oppo phones. In Tay Ho, the topic of 5 stolen iPhone 12 pro max, iPhone 11, iPhone 11 pro max phones …
Currently, the police has received 4 reports from 4 people. At the same time, visitors who have lost their property are advised to go to the police station in Quang An and Yen Phu Pavilions to report the settlement.