Man finds himself in prickly situation with cops after drunkenly crashing bike into EMCO barbed wire fence


  • Nation
  • Sunday, 06 Jun 2021

IPOH: The owner of the motorcycle, which was found stuck on the barbed wire fence set up to enforce the enhanced movement control order at Kampung Dato Ahmad Said Tambahan 2, has been found.

Ipoh OCPD Asst Comm A. Asmadi Abdul Aziz said the owner left his motorcycle unattended around 5am on Sunday (June 6), which resulted in a video of the motorcycle going viral on social media.

"After checking the plate number, our personnel went to the registered address where we found a man lying on a mattress covered with several wounds.

"Based on our conversation with the 34-year-old man, he was drunk when he rode the bike alone. He was on his way to visit a friend," ACP A. Asmadi said on Sunday.

He said the man was unaware that his friend’s house was inside the enhanced MCO area.

"After his bike got stuck between the wires, he left it and walked straight home. He doesn't live there, ” ACP A. Asmadi said, adding the man has been brought to hospital for treatment.

"We may issue a compound notice to him. However, we will wait for the investigation to complete first," he said.

Jelapang Baru and Kampung Sungai Tapah are also placed under the enhanced MCO starting Sunday.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 1
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights
   

Next In Nation

Covid-19: Unvaccinated will lose out on many privileges, says PM
Authorities free to take action on Pandora Papers allegations, says PM
Malaysia should set example on human rights issues after getting UNHRC seat, says Lee Lam Thye
RM22,000 in compound notices issued after not fully vaxxed people found dining in restaurant
Malaysia logs new 89 deaths due to Covid-19, with 19 BID cases
Water supply in Klang Valley almost completely restored, says Air Selangor
Dr Wee: Local shipping will benefit from integration with international standards
LADA submits proposed SOP for foreign tourists in Langkawi to Health Ministry, NSC
Covid-19: 91.4% percent of Malaysia's adults fully vaccinated as of Friday (Oct 15)
Turning trash into treasure

Others Also Read


Vouchers