Penang Men Arrested For Beating Homeless Beggars With Rotan & Injuring Bystander For Recording Them
The Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) have arrested two cleaning supervisors on the suspicion of beating two individuals, including a victim believed to be disabled (OKU), near the Tun Abdul Razak Complex (KOMTAR) in Penang.
Based on a report by Berita Harian, two local men, aged 27 and 43, were arrested following a police report that was lodged by a victim on 10 October.
Timur Laut District Police Chief, Assistant Commissioner Soffian Santong, shared that the victim claimed he had seen two suspects beating a disabled homeless man near a bank at about 2pm on 6 October.
Following that, the complainant is said to have recorded the suspects’ actions on his mobile phone.
“However, the suspects had allegedly gotten angry with the complainant’s action (of recording the incident) and repeatedly hit him with a cane, resulting in the complaina