Cops stop stolen trailer in its tracks


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  • Tuesday, 25 Dec 2018

BESUT: A police team in pursuit of two suspects in a stolen trailer fired several shots at the vehicle to prevent them from escaping.Besut OCPD Supt Mohd Zamri Mohd Rowi said policemen in two patrol cars spotted the trailer in Jengka, Pahang at about 10am yesterday and trailed the vehicle.

He said after about an hour, they ordered the driver to stop but instead of yielding, the driver tried to run over the patrol cars.

“The police had to fire several shots at the trailer which was also being driven dangerously.

“The shots hit the left and right front tyres of the trailer, causing it to skid and crash. We detained the driver but his accomplice fled into the nearby jungle and we are searching for him,” he said. — Bernama


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