18-year-old knicked after robbing phone store in Mae Ai

An 18-year-old man has been arrested in Mae Ai after allegedly stealing multiple phones from a mobile phone shop.

The unnamed man was found with one black Nokia mobile phone, one black LG brand mobile phone, one Samsung phone and a number of other headsets, a number of power banks and a prepaid sim card.

The accused admitted to the crime, saying that he had stolen the goods to raise money for his yaba habit.

Police will be pursuing burglary charges in court.