Penang police gun down 5 members of notorious gang
GEORGE TOWN (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Police in Penang have shot dead five men who are believed to be members of the notorious 04 gang.
The shootout occurred at 5am on Monday, at a service apartment in Sungai Nibong.
The five, believed to be in their 20s, were said to have been involved in the recent spate of shooting cases in the state this year.
It is learnt that police had been monitoring their activities before moving in on a unit on the 11th floor of the apartment early Monday.