Suspect who fired shots in KLIA remanded for seven days


KUALA LUMPUR: The suspect who was alleged to have fired shots at the KLIA Arrival Hall last Sunday will be brought to Kuala Lumpur for further investigation following the remand order of seven days granted by the Kota Bharu Magistrate’s Court today (Tuesday).

The remand order was obtained this morning before Magistrate Imran Hamid.

The remand order was following Section 117 of Criminal Procedure Code and ends on 22nd April 2024.  

It is believed that the suspect, Hafizul Harawi,38, will be brought to the Air Operation Force (PGU) Base in Petaling Jaya this afternoon.

The suspect as reported was detained in Kota Bharu, Kelantan at 3pm yesterday.

Inspector-General of Police, Tan Sri Razarudin Husain confirmed the arrest of the suspect in Kota Bharu, Kelantan.

Meanwhile, on Monday, the  Bukit Aman Criminal Investigation Department (CID) director Datuk Seri Mohd Shuhaily Mohd Zain, said police are expected to present the suspect at the Kota Bharu court this morning in order to obtain a remand order.

In the incident at 1.30am on Sunday, the suspect fired two shots, one of which struck his wife’s bodyguard.

The victim is currently receiving treatment at a hospital and is reported to be in stable condition.



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