Man arrested for stealing milk powder here

Police have arrested a 33-year-old man who had been stealing milk powder from supermarkets in the Redhill and Telok Blangah neighbourhoods.

He is believed to have stolen the milk powder between September and November.

The police said: "Officers from Clementi Police Division conducted intensive follow-up enquiries and investigations and eventually established the identity of the male suspect."

The suspect was charged in court today for theft in dwelling.

He faces a maximum jail term of seven years' imprisonment, or fine or both.