PETALING JAYA: Police are looking for a man in his 40s to assist in investigations in Friday (Feb 26) afternoon's case where a car rammed into several vehicles to avoid being apprehended by police.
Petaling Jaya OCPD Asst Comm Nik Ezanee Mohd Faisal said the incident occurred at around 12.45pm.
"Patrol cars from Gombak began chasing the vehicle from Kampung Desa Aman to the Sierramas roundabout at Sungai Buloh.
"They instructed the two men in the vehicle to exit, but they refused and rammed into several vehicles to escape," he said in a statement on Friday.
He said police were forced to fire shots at the vehicle when they rammed into one of the police cars.
"The vehicle was found along Jalan Kuala Selangor - Sungai Buloh when it suffered a puncture.
"K-9 and Forensic units managed to detect 1.7g of heroin in the vehicle," he said, adding that they arrested the driver at Desa Aman following a tip-off.
ACP Nik Ezanee said the driver was found about one kilometre from where the car was abandoned, and he had eight prior records for drug cases.
"Investigations revealed the 35-year-old was the driver of the vehicle.
"We are now looking for another man, in his 40s, who goes by the name of Bob Mah Sing to assist in investigations.
"We will remand the suspect who was arrested to help with further investigations," he said, urging the public to contact Insp Chew Yong Hoa at 014-392 9448, the Selangor police hotline at 03-2052 9999, or visit the nearest police station.