'Virtual theft' leads to arrest

Wednesday, 14 November 2007, 7:17 PM EST

A Dutch teenager has been arrested for allegedly stealing virtual furniture from "rooms" in Habbo Hotel, a 3D social networking website.

Five 15-year-olds have also been questioned by police, who were contacted by the website's owners. The six teenagers are suspected of moving the stolen furniture into their own Habbo rooms.

At the BBC.

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