If you're going to buy expensive jewellery, you’ll likely want to try it on. But this presents a serious risk to jewellers, as tales in the Police Blotter often reveal.
On Tuesday, a store in Kratie town was the latest victim to a common ruse used by canny thieves – ask to try on an item and then flee with it.
In this case, the 35-year-old female thief fled with a ring but was caught soon after and confessed. She has been sent to court. DEUM AMPIL