Early Saturday morning, 11 May, police in Kuala Kangsar, Perak, arrested 28-year-old hostel warden. The warden is suspected of sodomising and molesting students at a tahfiz centre in Perlis.
According to a report in NST Online, the Perak police team picked up the 28-year-old man, a bachelor, at a tahfiz centre in Kampung Buaya Manora at 12.10am.
"The team also seized two mobile phones from him to assist the investigation," Perlis police chief Noor Mushar Mohamad was quoted as saying by the news site.
The warden admitted to sodomising, molesting and sexually disturbing the victims, aged between nine to 15 years
The suspect was brought to the compound of the Kangar Court at about 10.45 am yesterday, where he was remanded until 17 May to help in the investigation.
Prior to this, a police report was filed against the suspect by a staff of the tahfiz school on Thursday at the Simpang Empat police station in Arau. The 28-year-old suspect had escaped to Perak after learning of the police report.