Gang lord’s arrest brings number to 21


  • Nation
  • Sunday, 09 Sep 2007

KUCHING: Another gang leader has been nabbed bringing the total of gang lords arrested under Ops Cantas Kenyalang to 21. 

State CID chief Senior Asst Comm II Tun Hisan Tun Hamzah said a six-man team nabbed the suspect, in his 60s, at a leading shopping centre here on Friday evening. 

He said the suspect and the others nabbed under the five-month operations statewide were detained under the Emergency Ordinance. 

The man is allegedly linked to illegal activities, including prostitution and gangsterism. 

He is said to have business interests in a car company, and holds key posts in several non-governmental education and community-based organisations.  

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