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Video: Man stealing AC from mosque

Saudi police arrested a man seen in a film shot by a child stealing the cooling machine in a mosque in the Gulf Kingdom.

Police said they managed to identify the thief after the film went viral on social networks showing him dismantling the air conditioning system and loading it on his van.

‘Ajel’ newspaper said a child who was his mother near a bank in the capital Riyadh saw the thief and used his mobile phone to film him in the act.

It said the arrested man confessed that he had stolen cooling systems from many mosques in the country.