Boy, 13, and five others arrested for motor vehicle thefts in Jurong West

Six youths have been arrested for their alleged involvement in a spate of motor vehicle thefts.

The crimes were reported in Jurong West and Ang Mo Kio between Feb 13 and 20.

The suspects are males aged between 13 and 23.

Police officers recovered two of the vehicles at Tah Ching Road, near Jurong Lake Park, on Wednesday.

The youths were arrested later that day at 9.30pm.

They will be charged in court with theft of motor vehicles with common intention on Friday.

If found guilty, each can be jailed for up to seven years and fined.