2 Teens Are Among 6 Gangsters Who May Face Death Penalty For Killing A Loan Shark In Klang
All six accused are reportedly from secret society groups — namely Gang 24 and Gang 553.
By Yap Wan Xiang — 25 Nov 2021, 12:43 PM
According to Bernama, 27-year-old Tan Ah Chai, 36-year-old Yeo Ching Lian, 19-year-old Lau Zi Hui, and 18-year-old Yap Soon Kuan were four of the accused charged on Tuesday, 23 November, under Section 302 of the Penal Code for killing 47-year-old Phua Kian Ming.
Magistrate P Sarulatha — who presided over the proceeding — heard that the murder took place beside a restaurant at 27A, Bandar Bukit Tinggi 2, Jalan Baru Nilam, Klang, at about 12.20pm on 6 November.
Meanwhile, 43-year-old Gan Kok Shang and 38-year-old Tan Yong Seng were charged with abetting the murder.
They were charged under Section 109 of the Penal Code, which was read together with Section 302. The proceeding was presided by Magistrate Amirul Asyraf Abd Rashid.
All six accused nodded their heads to indicate they understood when the charge sheets were read to them in Mandarin, reported The Star.
No confession was recorded from the accused. Both courts fixed 31 January for case mention.
Kosmo reported that all six accused are from secret society groups — namely Gang 24 and Gang 553.