KUALA LUMPUR: Police have busted a vehicle theft syndicate following the recovery of 18 motorcycles and arrests of 36 suspects in separate operations throughout the Klang Valley.
Dang Wangi CID chief Deputy Supt Wan Ahmad Wan Abbas said a police team nabbed two men at a petrol kiosk in Sentul Pasar on Dec 3.
They were on a Honda EX5 reported stolen earlier that day.
DSP Wan Ahmad said three days later police raided a house in Taman Koperasi Polis Fasa 1.
“We arrested six men and a woman suspected to be involved in modification of vehicles and tampering of road tax discs,” he said yesterday.
DSP Wan Ahmad said on Dec 9, police nabbed five men and three women, also in Taman Koperasi Polis Fasa 1.
In the raid, two modified motorcycles were seized.
DSP Wan Ahmad said on Dec 18 and Dec 20, police arrested five men and seized four stolen motorcycles in Jalan Cheras, Jalan Raja Laut, Jalan Stadium and Sentul.
“We are looking for more suspects who are still at large,” he added.