5 April 2008
A moneychanger employee lost RM120,000 to two armed robbers when he was withdrawing the money from a bank at 9:30am yesterday. The incident took place along Jalan Wong Ah Fook where he was returning to Jalan Segget.
When the two male robbers approached the 38-year-old employee and snatched the money, the employee fought back. The robbers slashed him with a parang and he sustained minor injuries on his right hand.
The victim was treated at the Sultanah Aminah Hospital. Police said this is the third incident along Jalan Segget recently.
The Star Online – Robbers escape with RM120,000