Six arrested over late night deadly pub attack


KUALA LUMPUR: Six men were arrested this morning over a stabbing incident that occurred at the Destiny Pub, Jalan Dutamas here yesterday.

According to ASP Stephen Genason from the Sentul IPD, the six suspects, believed to be involved in the incident, were arrested at approximately 2am this morning from various locations.

Police said, two men and a woman were attacked by men with parangs outside the Destiny Pub yesterday.

The incident occurred at approximately 11pm last night when one of the victims, who was sitting outside the pub, was attacked by men who alighted from two vehicles that had stopped outside the pub.

“CCTV footage showed that one of the suspects attacked the victim while the others ran into the pub, which had no CCTV,” Genason said in a statement.

He added that witnesses around the area all said that the attackers wore face masks and got away in a single vehicle.

One of the male victims and the woman, were pronounced dead on arrival at the Hospital Kuala Lumpur while the third victim, still remains in critical condition.