By: Kuan Ruey-ping and Romulo Huang
Taipei, Dec. 8 (CNA) A missing Vietnamese migrant worker was arrested for burglary in Miaoli County, northern Taiwan on Wednesday, though his accomplice, another missing Vietnamese migrant worker, remains at large, the police said on Thursday.
The 22-year-old man, identified only by his surname “Su”, was arrested by police officers after fleeing from the vicinity of a car which was later found to have been burglarized.
Following a preliminary investigation, Su confessed that he and his accomplice, known only as “Ah Chun,” burgled the vehicle on their way to buy beverages having left the construction site where they were working in Tongluo Village.
Su arrived in Taiwan in September of last year to work in a manufacturing plant located in central Nantou County as a skilled worker. He left his official place of work without authorization in February to find a better paying job, the police said after questioning Su [SOURCE]