JOHOR BARU: The police have detained two Taiwanese believe to be part of an international money scamming syndicate involved in Macau scam.
State police chief Senior Deputy Comm Datuk Mohd Mokhtar Mohd Shariff said police raided a hotel in Kluang city centre and detained two suspects age between 24 and 25 years on June 28 at around 11.30am.
"It is still in the early part of the investigations as we believed the group had scam locals and foreigners.
"The duo might have used the hotel as their centre as they rented out 22 rooms," he said in a press conference on Tuesday.
SCDP Mokhtar also added that the police would also contact their counterparts from Macau to know whether the syndicate have any members there.