24-Year-Old Survives Being Shot Twice By Gunman On Motorcycle At An Eatery In Tumpat
On Friday, 20 September, a broad daylight shooting happened when a man was eating with his two friends at an eatery in Tumpat
The man, aged 24, was shot twice by an unidentified gunman on a motorcycle.
The victim was hit on the thigh and arms. He, however, managed to run to a nearby house to shield himself from the gunman, who then fled the scene.
The shooting incident took place at an eating outlet at Kampung Neting, near Pengkalan Kubor in Kelantan at about 3.15pm
Kelantan Criminal Investigation Department (CID) head ACP Wan Khairuddin Wan Idris said that the victim's two friends, both in their 20s, also managed to escape the incident without being harmed
According to him, while the gunman pursued the victim as he ran, he gave up and fled when his target took cover at a nearby house.
ACO Wan Khairuddin said that the victim was sent to Tumpat Hospital for treatment and is reported to be in stable condition. He also urged witnesses and anyone with information on the incident to contact the nearest police station.