It's been alleged the two men along with two others entered the shop at night and stole twenty bags of the 20KG bag of rice.
“My investigators have recovered all the stolen twenty 20kg bags of rice believed to be from the said shop,” Malaita Provincial Police Commander (PPC), Superintendent Timothy Apaesi said.
“The two men arrested have been formally charged and released on bail on Monday and willappear before Auki Magistrates Court at a later date,” said Superintendent Apaesi.
“I appeal to people in Auki and surrounding communities who may have information about the alleged stealing to come forward.”
Auki Police Station can be contacted on phone number 40132.
- Police Media