UK police arrest man with 38 phones down his trousers
29 January 2016, 08:06
London — British police have arrested a suspected thief with
38 mobile phones stuffed down his trousers.
West Midlands Police say they believe the man stole the
phones from concertgoers at a show by band The Libertines in Birmingham,
The 30-year-old and a second man, who was also arrested,
were spotted at the venue with their trousers taped closed at the bottom.
Police were on the lookout after reports of phone thefts
during an earlier Libertines gig in the northwest England city of Manchester.
Police Inspector Gareth Morris said on Thursday that anyone
whose phone was taken during Wednesday's show should contact officers.