PETALING JAYA: An auxiliary policeman was arrested for allegedly molesting a woman at an LRT station here.
“On July 30, police received a report at 3.30am from a 19-year-old local woman. She told the police that she had been approached by the suspect, who attempted to accompany the victim on the basis of security.
“She was also invited to sit and chat with the suspect. The suspect then allegedly forced the victim to shake his hand before trying to touch the victim’s chest. She then ran away and told her family, ” said Petaling Jaya OCPD Asst Comm Nik Ezanee Mohd Faisal in a statement on Tuesday (Aug 4).
The 36-year-old suspect was picked up on Tuesday, ACP Nik Ezanee said.
“The suspect was found to be an auxiliary policeman working at the station. He admitted to meeting the victim as stated in the report but denied that he had molested her.
“He will be brought to the Petaling Jaya courthouse for a remand order, ” he said.