KUALA LUMPUR: A wushu coach has been arrested for suspected sexual assault towards a younger woman on May 11.
Kajang district police chief ACP Mohd Zaid Hassan stated the native man, 31, was arrested round Taman Kajang Mewah at round 7.50pm and has been remanded until May 23, including that the person was arrested after a report of sexual assault was lodged towards him by the sufferer’s father.
“Investigations revealed that the incidents occurred between Feb 11 and Feb 19, round 3pm to 4pm until midnight or 1am, whereas the sufferer was on the coach’s residence.
“The 13-year-old woman was approached by the suspect and assaulted with the excuse that she had did not obey his orders. He additionally threatened the sufferer to not inform her dad and mom concerning the matter,” he stated in a press release on Saturday (May 21) evening.
The sufferer selected to speak in confidence to her father about her ordeal, who subsequently introduced the sufferer to the police station and took her for remedy at Kajang Hospital, he stated, including that the case is being investigated beneath Section 14(a) of the Sexual Offences Against Children Act 2017.
“Those who’ve info relating to this incident can contact the closest police station or attain out on to the investigating officer, Sgt Noriyati Abdullah at 016-3516908,” he stated. – Bernama