PETALING JAYA – Police are investigating the case of a teenager who had attacked his mother after the incident went viral on social media.
Ampang Jaya OCPD Asst Comm Hamzah Alias confirmed that a report on the viral video had been made by the boy’s family.
The 40-second video clip, shot on Tuesday morning, showed a 15-year-old boy hitting his mother. The cause of the argument was believed to be over pocket money.
It is learnt that the video was shot by another family member.
The report was said to have been made as the family was worried for the boy’s safety after the video had gone viral.
“We have taken the statement of the mother, and we are still awaiting the results of a drug test conducted on the boy.
“However the parents have refused to press charges,” he said.
He added that the mother suffered no injuries. – The Star Online