Guard accused of stealing $3.6M in milk powder

-crime caught on camera, court hears

A security guard was yesterday accused of stealing $3.6M worth of milk powder from the bond he was tasked with guarding, after he was apparently recorded committing the crime.

Rudolph Mangal appeared before Chief Magistrate Priya Sewnarine-Beharry and denied that he, between May 25 and the following day, at Industrial Site, Ruimveldt broke into a bond and stole 120 bags of milk powder with the aid of his three sons. He was remanded to prison.

It is the police’s case that on the evening of May 25, Mangal took a black plastic bag and placed it over a security camera in the bond. However, unknowing to him, the  …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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