Cops arrest four for breaking into Bandar Utama gymnasium


KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The police have arrested four men suspected of breaking into a a gymnasium in Lebuh Bandar Utama, Petaling Jaya.

In a statement on Friday (Nov 27) Petaling Jaya OCPD Asst Comm Nik Ezanee Mohd Faisal said that two of the suspects were arrested on Thursday (Nov 25) at a 1pm raid on a flat in the Kayu Ara area in Petaling Jaya.

He added that the two suspects are aged 19 and 22 and were arrested after police personnel viewed closed-circuit television (CCTV) camera footage of the incident which took place at 6am on Tuesday (Nov 24).

ACP Nik Ezanee then said that the police conducted two further raids in the Pelangi Damansara and Flora Damansara areas and arrested two more suspects aged 18 and 40 at 4.30pm on Thursday.

He said the two suspects from the first raid had criminal records and have been remanded for seven days while the other two have been remanded for two days, adding that the case is being investigated under Section 457 of the Penal Code for burglary.

He said that with the arrests, police believe they have solved three burglary cases involving gymnasiums in Lebuh Bandar Utama, Kota Damansara and Taman Tun Dr Ismail. - Bernama

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