Video Shows Snatch Thief Attacking And Robbing 2 Women As They Exit Their SUV In PJ

Not even the safety of automatic gate was enough to prevent the crime.

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A CCTV footage showing an absolutely shocking snatch theft in a housing area in SS1 Petaling Jaya has gone viral on social media

According to a report in The Star Online, the incident happened on 31 January at Kampung Tunku. A police report was made the same day at the Seapark police station.

The CCTV footage, which is said to be around one and a half minute long, shows an SUV entering the compound of a house, following which two women exit the vehicle.

The compound of the house had an automatic gate which was still open and slowly closing, just when a white Myvi stops outside the gate and a man dressed in a yellow shirt runs inside through the slowly closing automatic gate of the house.

He attacks both the women by knocking them down and snatches one of their handbags. After which, he runs back to the white Myvi still waiting outside the door, which was still not fully closed, and escapes.

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Petaling Jaya OCPD Asst Comm Mohd Zani Che Din said the case is being investigated under Section 395/397 for armed gang robbery

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