Two arrested for stealing USD 2,000 from resort worker

Maldives Police Service headquarters. ((File Photo/Sun/Ihthisham Mohamed)

Police have opened an investigation into a case involving a resort worker who was robbed of USD 2,000 in Male’ City. 

A police spokesperson told Sun the case was reported to the authorities on Tuesday, November 30. 

The resort worker was attacked by two individuals, who forced him into a house in Male’, and forced him to transfer USD 2,000 in his bank account to them. 

Police have arrested two suspects in connection to the case. 

They have been remanded in custody of the police for 15 days. 

The case is under further investigation by police.