Since last night (Tuesday, 28th June), a video showing a brawl involving several men went viral online. The short clip was first posted on the FB page My Nightlife.
In the video, the group of individuals were seen attacking each other with steel rods and alcohol bottles. One of them were also caught standing on the hood of the car and kicking the windscreen. It’s understood that the incident took place at the Jalan Seri Radin area in Sri Petaling, KL.
Following this, it was revealed that the police are now hunting the 20 men involved in the riot, which took place at 2:30am earlier on Monday (27th June), after receiving a complaint from the car owner. In the police report, the car owner said he was at an eatery with his friends when the incident broke out. They then witnessed two groups of men who suddenly went on a riot. Several cars parked along the roadside area, including the complainant’s car, were also damaged as a result of the fights.
Brickfields police chief Ahimizam Abdul Shukor revealed in his press statement, “The police are in the midst of tracking down the suspects. The case is being investigated under Section 427 of the Penal Code. If found guilty, offenders face jail of two years or a fine, or both.”
The police official has also called for the public who have information on the case to contact the Brickfields Police Hotline or to the nearest police station.