Two suspected drug addicts nabbed after car chase near Parliament


KUALA LUMPUR: Police arrested two suspected drug addicts following a car chase near a roadblock near Parliament on Monday (July 26).

Dang Wangi OCPD Asst Comm Mohamad Zainal Abdullah said in the 11.50pm incident, a car refused to stop at a roadblock near the Parliament entrance and made a U-turn before speeding off towards Jalan Mahameru.

“A chase ensued and the car was stopped successfully. Both men were under the influence of drugs at the time and were worried that they would have been arrested at the roadblock," he said in a statement on Tuesday (July 27).

Checks showed that both suspects, aged 25, had prior records for drug-related offences.

Urine tests showed that both men tested positive for meth. They have been remanded until July 29.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 46
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights

Crime , car chase , police , arrest , Parliament , drug users

   

Next In Nation

Headmaster arrested for allegedly making a RM2,500 false claim
Police bust drug syndicate with arrest of nine, seizure of heroin worth RM910,000
Cult leader calls on followers to repent, return to true teachings of Islam
Eleven arrested for allegedly trespassing into forest reserve in Perak
Former bank relationship manager charged with CBT for buying gold bars without customer's knowledge
Sarawak's southern zone moving into Phase Three of NRP on Friday (Oct 1)
PM kept his word with focus on Sabah under 12MP, says Hajiji
Farm workers released on charge of harbouring smuggled migrants
Sabah's Covid-19 daily cases dip to 751
Teacher cheated of over RM50,000 after revealing banking details

Stories You'll Enjoy


Vouchers