Maxi intercepted, suspect arrested with stolen items

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    A 29-year-old larceny suspect is in police custody after officers intercepted the maxi-taxi he was travelling in.

    Police say a 27-year-old San Juan businessman was robbed of his cell phone and cash by a man with a knife around 4:40pm on Saturday 8th January 2022.

    The proprietor gave chase and was able to retrieve his phone but the suspect escaped with the money.

    On returning to his establishment, the businessman reviewed his security camera footage and noticed that another bandit stole a quantity of valuable items during his absence.

    He made a report to police and officers intercepted the red-band maxi and arrested a suspect who allegedly had the stolen items in his possession.