The suspect who claimed to be from Ikpe-Uzairue in Etsako West LGA of the state, confessed after he was caught.
A young man has confessed after he was caught stealing from a boutique.
According to reports, the thief caught beside Forte Oil in Auchi, Edo State on Tuesday morning, July 12 said he stole because he wanted to pay off his debt.
The suspect who claimed to be from Ikpe-Uzairue in Etsako West LGA of the state, confessed to the crime.
The suspect has been handed over to the police for further investigation.
Meanwhile, one Nancy Grace said the suspect is a notorious thief and had previously been caught in her area.
"This boy is a popular thief. I remember when he came to steal in my area he was beaten severely before he was handed to police but they later freed him saying he has no one to bail him." she said.