Cops raid online gambling centres in condo, four arrested

KUALA LUMPUR: Three men and a woman have been arrested in two raids on condominium units in Kuchai Entrepreneurs Park here, believed to be online gambling centres.

Brickfields OCPD Asst Comm Anuar Omar said the raids were conducted at around 5pm on Tuesday (Jan 19).

"In the first raid, we arrested two male China nationals aged 30 and 34 and seized two laptops two modems, 19 mobile phones and RM55,000 in cash.

"An hour later we arrested an Indonesian man and woman aged 22 and 20 and seized one computer, one modem, one access caed and two mobile phones," he said in a statement on Wednesday (Jan 20).

He said investigations revealed the suspects were believed to be involved in online gambling activities.

"All of the suspects have been detained under the Immigration Act 1959/63.

"We are investigating the case under Section 4(1)(c) of The Common Gaming House Act and Section 6(1)(c) of the Immigration Act," he said.

"Anyone with information on crime should contact the Brickfields police hotline at 03-2297 9222 or go to the nearest police station," he said.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 18
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3

Crime , Immigration , Online gambling


Did you find this article insightful?


33% readers found this article insightful

Next In Nation

King: Parliament can convene
Proud to be among first vaccine recipients
PM is first to be vaccinated
‘Herd immunity will take time’
Court extends stay order
Sugarbook founder charged over sugar baby post
No more squatting for your porridge
K'tan Deputy MB says media practitioners in state should be among first phase of Covid-19 vaccine recipients
Love triangle leads to man being arrested after abusing, robbing lover in Melaka
Lorry driver to hang for trafficking RM22mil worth of drugs

Stories You'll Enjoy