Man arrested for beach theft

Police arrested a man shortly before noon on Wednesday on suspicion of stealing a woman’s bag on Smith Cove beach. 

According to police, the woman saw the man remove the bag from her belongings onshore while she was swimming.  

“The woman’s husband and others present chased the man and detained him at the location until police arrived shortly thereafter,” police said. 

The 42-year-old George Town man remained in police custody late Wednesday. 

Smith Cove

Smith Cove

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