MMEA seizes fishing vessel, catch worth RM5,000 off northern S’wak

MIRI: The Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) has seized a local fishing vessel and its catch worth RM5,000 off northern Sarawak Tuesday. The vessel was seized after it was found to have conducted illegal fishing activities, MMEA Miri chief Mohd Fauzi Othman said today. He said that the vessel was seized and all six crew on […]

Police arrest Najib over RM2.6 billion case

KUALA LUMPUR: Police today arrested former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak in connection with the alleged deposit of RM2.6 billion into his personal account. Deputy Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Noor Rashid Ibrahim in a statement here today said Najib was arrested after they received approval from the Attorney-General’s Chambers. He said the former prime minister would be […]

Elderly man killed after motorcycle rear-ends car

KUCHING: An elderly man was killed after the motorcycle he was riding on rear-ended a car along the FAC Matang Expressway today. State Traffic Investigation and Enforcement Department Supt Alexson Naga Chabu said the deceased identified as Junaidi Sulong, 73, from Kampung Sri Kandung, Jalan Taman Negara Kubah. In the 1.15pm incident, the victim was […]

Man, woman nabbed for trafficking drugs during operation

KUCHING: Police arrested two individuals for suspected drug trafficking and seized nearly 300 grammes of Syabu during a recent operation. Padawan deputy police chief DSP Merbin Lisa said the suspects, a man and a woman, were nabbed following a search carried out at a house in Jalan Stephen Yong, here on Tuesday. “During the search, we […]

Duo arrested for suspected drug trafficking

KUCHING: The police have arrested two suspects at a house at a residential area at Jalan Stephen Yong, here for suspected drug trafficking on Tuesday. According to deputy Padawan district police chief DSP Merbin Lisa, the two suspects were detained under Section 39B of the Dangerous Drugs Act 1952, following the discovery of 12 transparent packets […]