28 Nov '11, 11am

Man arrested for suspected involvement in loanshark activities

SINGAPORE: Police have arrested a 54-year-old man for suspected involvement in loanshark harassment. At 7.15pm on Sunday, officers from Ang Mo Kio Police Division received a call from a resident who spotted a man behaving suspiciously along Yishun Avenue 4. Following investigations, the officers located a man fitting the description and arrested him. They found in his possession loanshark-related paraphernalia that included a mobile phone believed to contain debtors' records, a can of paint and a marker, all of which have been seized. The suspect is believed to be involved in several cases of loanshark harassment in the Yishun estate by splashing paint and scrawling loanshark-related graffiti on the walls of debtors.

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