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Boy, 14, and man, 20, arrested for breaking into Choa Chu Kang provision shop

A 14-year-old boy and a 20-year-old man broke into a provision shop at Choa Chu Kang Avenue 2 on Jan 24.

The duo took mobile phone top-up cards worth a total of about $400 and $500 in cash.

The teen was arrested on Thursday (Feb 12) at 2pm, while the man was arrested on Friday (Feb 13) at 12.20am.

The pair were charged in court on Saturday (Feb 14) with housebreaking and theft by night with common intention.

Those found guilty can be jailed for up to 14 years and fined.

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