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Police Say 'Abducted' Cosmetic Sales Agent Knew Her Kidnappers

The victim's husband and two others have been arrested to assist in the investigation.

Cover image via Harian Metro & Borneo Today

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Police have identified a possible motive behind the abduction of a cosmetic sales agent that happened on Tuesday, 13 September

According to Harian Metro, a feud between drug syndicate members is thought to be the main reason for the woman's abduction from her home in Wakaf Bharu, Kelantan.

Acting Kelantan police chief Datuk Muhamad Zaki Harun stated that an initial investigation found that the victim's husband was suspected of drug trafficking.

Image via Borneo Today

He has since been arrested along with two other individuals to assist with the investigation

"We have asked Thai authorities for assistance in saving the 36-year-old victim," said Zaki.

"The police also believe that the victim is aware of her husband's activities in addition to knowing the suspects who abducted her yesterday," Zaki added.

It was reported earlier that Rosnazirah Mohd Naim, 36, was said to be snatched by three men who were driving a Toyota Vios at 4.10pm, reported Harian Metro.

Her family members were held at knife and gunpoint while she was dragged away.

Their family received information that Azi might have been taken to an illegal jetty in Pengkalan Kubor as the vehicle that was driven by the suspects was found abandoned there.

The victim's kidnapping was captured on closed-circuit television (CCTV) footage, which shows her being dragged into a car by three men:

Earlier this week, a Malaysian woman was kidnapped and held to ransom in the Philippines after believing she had met 'the one' through a dating app: