Police seek 27-year old man in connection with shooting
KUANTAN: Police are looking for a 27-year-old man who
could provide information into Tuesday's shooting of a
35-year-old businesswoman who escaped with minor
District police chief Assistant Commissioner Mohd
Jasmani Yusoff said the suspect's photo-fit was released
based on interviews and information gathered from the
He said the suspect, who was about 160cm tall with a
fair complexion and last seen wearing a baseball cap,
might be able to facilitate police investigations.
On Tuesday, police remanded a 35-year-old man from Aceh,
Indonesia about 7pm at a premise selling toys near Teluk
Chempedak beach here.
The man was detained after checks on the victim's
handphone showed that he was the last person who
communicated with her through the "WeChat" application
(a mobile text and voice messaging communication tool).
In the 4am incident in front of a restaurant at Jalan
Haji Ahmad here on Tuesday, the divorced mother of four
was shot by an unknown assailant while seated inside her
However, she managed to drive away from the scene and
escaped with minor injuries before receiving outpatient
treatment at Tengku Ampuan Afzan Hospital here.