KUALA LUMPUR – A man armed with a parang was shot dead while trying to attack
three police personnel at Taman Muhibbah, Kajang this afternoon.
In the incident at about 2.51pm, the suspect, a 34-year-old local man, was
pronounced dead while receiving treatment at the Kajang Hospital about four
Kajang District Police Chief ACP Othman Nanyan said before the incident, the
suspect had attacked two men in the area.
“Police was alerted about the incident by a member of the public and three
policemen were deployed to the location and to his house.
“As soon as they arrived at the suspect’s house and introduced themselves,
the man suddenly punched one of them,” he told Bernama when contacted here
Othman said the suspect then ran back into the house and came out again with
a parang before running towards the policemen. When he was asked to surrender,
he kept running towards the police and was subsequently shot by the police in