Hong Kong airport cleaner arrested over thefts from planes
- Written by October 5, 2015
An airport cleaner has been arrested for stealing wine and ice cream from passenger flights.
The South China Morning Post reported the 51-year-old man has been accused of stealing items worth HK$4900.
He was arrested at Hong Kong International Airport last Thursday after police saw him acting suspiciously.
He was found with a backpack with three bottles of wine and 17 cups of ice cream worth HK$3700.
Another three bottles of wine worth HK$1200 were found at his home, believed to have been stolen from other flights.