The suspect pictured was arrested by members of Reaction Unit South Africa after he broke into an office block on Moss Street in the Verulam CBD a short while ago.
Reaction Officers were dispatched to Temple Chambers next to the Verulam Magistrates Court after receiving a call of a break-in in progress. Upon arrival Officers searched the premises and apprehended the suspect inside the building.
While being interviewed he confirmed that he and two accomplices had also broke into a hardware business on Wick Street in the Verulam CBD during the early parts of this morning (pictures 4 & 5).
The suspect claimed to be 17 years old even though he looked much older. He is believed to be linked to several other crimes.