— Two more local men who were suspected to be involved in setting off fire crackers which injured a resident last Friday in Taman Serdang Jaya, Seri Kembangan, near here, were detained yesterday.
With the detentions of the two men, the number of suspects who were detained over the incident, to date, stood at 10 individuals.
Serdang district police chief, ACP Razali Abu Samah said the two suspects were detained in Jalan Bandar Kinrara 5, Puchong, here, in a raid.
He said both of them were suspected to be involved in throwing lighted fire crackers which injured a victim at the location of the incident, other than uttering threats when reprimanded by the victim.
‘’Both of them were also involved together with eight other individuals who were detained on Sunday after provoking the police when they tried to disperse an open burning of fire crackers in Taman Serdang Jaya here.
‘’Both the suspects were remanded three days from today to help in investigations under Section 506 of the Penal Code for criminal intimidation,’’ he said in a statement today.
Yesterday, Bernama reported that eight individuals, aged 27 to 53 years old, were detained after burning fire crackers and obstructing policemen in the line of duty as viraled through a video recording on the social media.
Source: BERNAMA News Agency