Specialist woman handbag thief arrested

Sharjah Police has arrested a Jordanian woman who specialized in stealing handmade women’s handbags belonging to shoppers.

PAB had been arrested earlier in another emirate on the same charge.

Police found a number of stolen handbags in her house.

Sharjah Police has urged shoppers not to leave their bags and mobile phones in places exposed to theft.

It also urged to shopping centres to appoint experienced guards and install surveillance cameras.