Indonesian Shot Dead in Shootout

9 March 2007
Rantau

Police were raiding two houses in Kampung Saga in Siliau for illegal immigrants when an Indonesian ran off and fired at the police.

Police returned fire at the suspect, hitting him in his thigh and chest. He died on the spot at 6:30pm on Wednesday. A gun was recovered at the scene, believed to be used in several gang robberies in Labu and Nilai.

About 20 foreigners have been arrested during the raids.

The Star Online – Indon criminal killed in shootout at oil palm estate
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