Malaysian police detain 2 men over Sabah shooting
KOTA KINABALU (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Malaysian police have detained two men believed to have vital information on the shooting of a businessman in Sabah last week.
The men, both in their 30s, were picked up on Wednesday in connection with the August 3 shooting of Mr Teong Choon Kwong, a former restricted residence detainee.
The men will be investigated under Section 117 of Malaysia's Criminal Procedure Code which allows the detention of a suspect for more than 24 hours to enable the police to complete their investigation.
One man is from Sabah, while the other is from Sarawak.