Oleg Bebetov has been arrested by Kuta Police after allegedly attempting stealing a surf board from Kuta shop
The Russian man was reportedly caught stealing the board from Rip Curl store in Kuta Square around 7 pm on November 7.
In front of Rip Curl store was displayed five surfboards. The 22-year-old, Bebetov along with his friend went inside the store to distract the employee, asking about cameras, while Bebetov grabbed a surfboard, reportedly worth Rp 9.6 million.
“Staff from the store next door noticed the Russian stole the surf board, and asked Rip Curl’s employee whether he had paid for the board” Kuta Police Criminal Unit Chief Insp. Ario Seno said, Coconuts Bali reported.
Before the Russian could get too far, security in Kuta Square pursued Bebetov and handed over to Kuta Police.