Police Arrest Maria Chin For Distributing Bersih Leaflets In Sabah

People taking the Bersih flyers were also threatened of arrest.

Cover image via Saw Siow Feng/The Malay Mail Online

Bersih chairperson Maria Chin Abdullah was reportedly arrested by Sabah police for distributing flyers in Langkon, Kota Marudu

They brought her to Kota Marudu district police HQ for questioning:

In response, Bersih supporters gathered outside the police headquarters protesting Maria's arrest by holding up yellow "Free Maria" placards:

According to Bersih's official Twitter account, the Sabah police also threatened to arrest those who took Bersih flyers:

Maria was part of the Bersih 5 convoy in Kota Marudu, Sabah

Come back for more as this is a breaking news story and we will update the story.

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