ALOR SETAR: Six suspects, including three policemen have been arrested for allegedly stealing a safe containing about RM400,000 from the office of a logistics company here.

ALOR SETAR: Six suspects, including three policemen have been arrested for allegedly stealing a safe containing about RM400,000 from the office of a logistics company here.
Kedah police chief Comm Datuk Kamarul Zaman Mamat said the six were arrested after the company owner lodged a report over the incident, which occurred at about 1.30am on Wednesday (June 23).
He said the six suspects, aged from 21 to 50, were arrested the same day, adding that two more suspects remain at large.
“The six have been remanded until July 1 under Section 117 of the Criminal Procedure Code. All raids related to the case were carried out around Alor Setar,” said Comm Kamarul Zaman.
He said police managed to recover RM263,295 and were tracking down the remaining money.
Comm Kamarul Zaman said the case is being investigated under Section 457 of the Penal Code, which carries a maximum 14-year jail sentence, fine and whipping upon conviction.
He added that anyone with information on the case or the two suspects at large can contact the police at 04-732 6999, 04-774 1403, 04-774 1405 or through MERS.