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Maid arrested for allegedly stealing RM1,200 from employer


KAJANG: Police have arrested an Indonesian maid here for allegedly stealing RM1,200 in cash from her employer.

Kajang OCPD Asst Comm Ahmad Dzaffir Yusoff said the incident took place at around 1pm on Wednesday.

"A 67-year-old insurance agent lodged a report over RM1,200 that went missing from her handbag and blamed it on the 34-year-old maid," he said.

He said the employer then called her driver and asked him to check the maid's bag for the cash.

"The driver checked and said that he found some money on the maid," he said.

Comm Ahmad added that when the employer confronted the maid, she admitted that she had stolen RM500.

The woman then brought the maid to the police station.

"We have remanded the suspect for four days to help with investigations," he said.

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