JOHOR BARU: A 38-year-old safety guard was injured when the motive force of a automobile refused to cooperate and cease for a safety test earlier than making an attempt to go into Singapore through the Second Hyperlink.
Johor police chief Comm Datuk Ayob Khan Mydin Pitchay mentioned a automobile pushed by a 47-year-old man, arrived on the Sultan Abu Bakar Advanced in Tanjung Kupang, Gelang Patah at round 4am on Saturday (Nov 27).
“The motive force refused to cooperate when a safety test was performed by the safety staff on the advanced,” he mentioned.
“When some police personnel tried to cease him, the suspect drove off in direction of Singapore through the outbound lorry lane, hurting the safety guard within the course of,” added Comm Ayob.
He added on Sunday (Nov 28) that the suspect’s try to enter the island republic failed when Singapore police stopped him.
Comm Ayob mentioned the suspect had been handed over to the state police after his Singaporean counterparts accomplished their documentation course of.
“The suspect was investigated for his offences together with for tried homicide beneath Part 307 of the Penal Code, which carries a most jail time period of 20 years and Part 43 of the Highway Transport Act 1987 for reckless and harmful driving,” he added.
He added that an investigation can be carried out beneath Part 186 of the Penal Code for obstructing civil servants from performing their duties, Part 427 of the Penal Code for mischief and Part 447 of the identical Code for trespassing.