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December 08, 2017 00:04 AM

Police Nab Man Masquerading As Cop In Pendang

PENDANG, Dec 7(Bernama) -- Police nabbed a 58-year-old man who was masqueradingas a policeman to commit armed robbery at a watermelon farm in SungaiTianghere, yesterday.

PendangDistrict police chief DSP FadzilHashimsaid the suspect was detained at 4.23 pm when attempting for the second time to rob a 32-year-old Indonesian farm worker.

"The suspect came on a LagendaMotorcycle to the same place yesterday but the victim who recognised the suspect alertedthe farm supervisor. Together, they apprehended the suspect and handed him to the police," he told a media conference at the PendangDistrict Police Headquarters today.

Meanwhile, Fadzil said police solved eight housebreaking cases in the district involving losses of RM250,000 after crippling the Mani Gang with the arrests of three men in separate raidson Nov 20 and 26.

He said the first suspect in his40s wasdetained at a road-block in MuadzamShah, near Rompinin Pahangon Nov 20.

He said two other suspects in their 40 and 50s were detained in raids in SungaiDua, Penang and SungaiPetanion Nov 26.



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