Car jockey in Bukit Bintang grenade attack dies

  • Nation
  • Thursday, 09 Oct 2014

KUALA LUMPUR: The car jockey, who was among 14 people injured in a grenade attack at Sun Complex in Bukit Bintang, died of his wounds on Thursday.

City CID chief Senior Asst Comm Gan Kong Meng said Tiong Kwang Yie, 36, passed away after being treated in the intensive care unit at a hospital here following the 4.25am blast.

Tiong, from Sibu, Sarawak, was among the injured who were rushed to the hospital after the attack outside the Cherry Blossom night club.

The others included two Chinese nationals, two Singaporeans and a Thai. They are receiving treatment at Hopsital Kuala Lumpur and Gleneagles Hospital. 

SAC Gan urged the media and public not to speculate on the case as investigations are ongoing.

Related stories: 

Several injured in Bukit Bintang bomb blast

Police: Gangland fighting behind Bukit Bintang bomb blast

Chinese, Singaporean, Thai nationals injured in Bukit Bintang blast

Zahid appeals for calm in the wake of Bukit Bintang blast

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 1
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3

Crime , Explosion , Bukit Bintang


Did you find this article insightful?


Across The Star Online