Police have arrested a man suspected of stealing a wheelchair stolen from a person with disabilities in Male’.
A police spokesperson said a suspect was apprehended with a wheelchair believed to be stolen from neat the Galolhu Stadium at approximately 07:00 pm Wednesday.
Police identified the suspect as a 37-year-old male.
“Police are looking into the case,” said the spokesperson.
Police are now trying to track the owner of the wheelchair.
Facebook page Autism Raajje posted a picture of a young boy earlier Wednesday, stating that his wheelchair was stolen after it was put outside to dry in the sun after a wash.