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Published: Friday December 13, 2013 MYT 12:00:00 AM
Updated: Friday December 13, 2013 MYT 7:28:00 AM

Man attacks wife and father-in-law

AN enraged husband hit his wife and father-in-law with a motorcycle chain after they reprimanded him for not performing his solat, reported Harian Metro.

The 29-year-old man slapped his wife last Saturday for telling her father about him as he felt that their marital problems should only remain between them.

According to the police, the man did not know that his father-in-law had come over to visit them at their home in Kuala Lumpur.

“When the father saw the attack, he tried to shield her and calm the suspect down. However, his actions further infuriated the man, causing him to be beaten up as well,” said a police source.

The suspect got aggressive and reached for a motorcycle chain before striking it at his 20-year-old wife and father-in-law.

“He stopped when neighbours came to intervene upon hearing a commotion,” said the police source.

The wife lodged a police report before taking her father to hospital where both received several stitches to the head.

> Sinar Harian reported that a welding shop owner was found dead in his workshop with foam in his mouth in Sekinchan, Selangor, on Wednesday evening.

The body of Ng Soon Yip, 36, was discovered by his father who happened to visit the workshop.

Sabak Bernam OCPD Supt Noor Mushar Muhammad said Ng was sprawled on the floor.

He said the cause of death was still not known. The body was sent to Tengku Ampuan Jemaah Hospital for a post-mortem.

> The newspaper also reported that actress Fatimah Rohani Ismail, or better known as Emma, said she was now learning to wear a hijab.

“I have the habit of wearing a hijab. It’s just that I need more time to learn to wear it every day,” she said.

The 21-year-old actress said she had wanted to wear a hijab since two months ago when she played the roles of hijab women in Projek Memikat Suami (PMS) and Yes Boss!

●  Found in Translation is compiled from the vernacular newspapers (Bahasa Malaysia, Chinese and Tamil dailies). As such, stories are grouped according to the respective language/medium. Where a paragraph begins with this ' >'sign, it denotes a separate news item.

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