KUALA LUMPUR: A scuffle involving no less than 30 folks broke out at a flat alongside Jalan Ipoh right here after a gaggle of strangers interfered in a household dispute.
Metropolis police chief Comm Datuk Seri Mazlan Lazim stated the incident occurred at round 10.50pm on Friday (Could 22).
“We acquired a misery name a couple of ruckus involving two teams of no less than 30 people.
“We rushed to the scene and broke up the combat and started our investigations,” he stated in an announcement on Saturday (Could 23).
He stated the reason for the incident was believed to be over a misunderstanding.
“Initially, a gaggle of 10 males have been combating over a household matter.
“A combat then broke out between them and one other group, after the latter tried to interrupt up the combat.
“They weren’t glad that outsiders have been interfering in a household situation,” he stated, including that this brought on the 2 teams to start out shoving one another earlier than a combat erupted.
He stated in the course of the incident no less than 10 automobiles parked on the car parking zone space have been rammed by one of many suspects’ automobiles.
“As of now we’ve got but to obtain police reviews from the car homeowners.
“We managed to arrest 20 males, aged between 17 and 33. One among them suffered minor accidents to his fingers,” he stated.
Comm Mazlan stated they’d categorised the case as rioting and had remanded all of the suspects for 4 days.
Police have been now monitoring down different suspects nonetheless at massive, he added.
“The general public should not take issues into their very own arms and abide by the legislation.
“Hari Raya Aidilfitri is simply across the nook, and we’re additionally going through the Covid-19 pandemic.
He additionally urged anybody with info on the case to contact the police hotline at 03-2115 9999.