A crab theft occurred in Sham Shui Po yesterday (11th). A thief took long-legged crabs near the entrance of a seafood shop and fled without a trace.
It turns out that there have been repeated cases of crab theft in Sham Shui Po recently, and some sufferers have come forward to speak out.
A seafood shop on Fuk Wah Street provided CCTV footage to "Hong Kong 01". The thieves went twice a night (6th) to steal seafood, and even brought large plastic bags. Within half a minute, only 2 lobsters and 3 large lobsters were taken away. Shrimp, during the period, treats passers-by as nothing, quite rampant.
Today (12th) noon, the owner of one of the seafood restaurants on Fuhua Street revealed that the crabs were stolen three times in 2 consecutive days (6th to 7th) last week.
Checking the closed-circuit TV, it was found that the thief had brought a large plastic bag and took away various marine solutions from the water tank at the store door with his bare hands. He stole a total of 8 lobsters and 5 prawns three times, and lost nearly 3,000 yuan.
Stealing long-legged crabs in Sham Shui Po｜Victim shop owner: The thief is suspected of being a habitual offender. The lobster was once stolen from a nearby seafood stall.
The suspected serial crab thief committed his first crime at around 11:00 a.m. last week (6th). It can be seen from CCTV that his hairstyle and figure are very similar to those of the crab thief yesterday (11th). , he walked to the water tank of the seafood shop with a white plastic bag in his hand, and then began to grab the seafood in the water tank, and kept putting the seafood in the bag for a minute and a half. Nothing, and left in a hurry after getting it.
The crab thief, Zhiwei Zhiwei, repeated the trick at 12:00 noon the next day (7th) after committing the crime. He put the seafood in the bag and left about a minute later.
At about 11 o'clock that night, the crab thief stole seafood for the third time. After stealing a few seafood, he suspected that he alarmed the shop assistant, so he ran away. The shop assistant chased him out to check, but the thief had already fled.
After counting, the seafood shop lost 6 lobsters and 2 shrimps overnight.
Mr. Liang, the person in charge of the seafood store, said that he found that the quantity of seafood was wrong when he counted the seafood. After checking the CCTV, he found the incident. He has now reported to the police.
In order to guard against crab thieves, Mr. Liang moved the seafood to a higher tank, but the other party "catch it up and steal it", so far he has lost 8 lobsters and 5 shrimps, and the loss is nearly 3,000 yuan.
The case was handed over to the Criminal Investigation Team of Sham Shui Po Police District for follow-up, and no one has been arrested yet.