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Drug addict arrested after taking niece hostage


  • Nation
  • Sunday, 10 Feb 2019

ALOR SETAR (Bernama): A seven-year-old girl lived through a nightmare when she was taken hostage by her own uncle for over five hours at a house in Taman Serai Wangi, Padang Serai, near Kulim.

Kedah Criminal Investigation Department chief SAC Mior Faridalthrash Wahid said in the incident took place at about 6pm Saturday (Feb 9), where the 34-year-old suspect armed with a knife is believed to have run amok and locked himself in a bathroom with his niece after his brother-in-law refused to give him money to buy drugs.

   

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