KUALA LUMPUR: A police team on Covid-19 compliance surveillance duty stumbled across a man with RM10,000 worth of fireworks.
Dang Wangi OCPD Asst Comm Mohamad Zainal Abdullah said the suspect was stopped near Jalan Kenanga on Friday (May 7) at around 11.20pm.
“We seized 99 boxes of fireworks inside his car and the 50-year-old man has been detained. Preliminary investigations showed that the fireworks were to be sold within Kuala Lumpur for the upcoming holidays, ” he said on Saturday (May 8).
He added that a submission to remand the suspect would be made Saturday.