KEPALA BATAS, Dec 9 — The police have detained the man who allegedly threatened and rammed his car into a motorcyclist at a petrol station in Tasek Gelugor here yesterday.

Seberang Perai Utara police chief ACP Mohd Asri Shafie said the 29-year-old unemployed man was detained in the Tasek Gelugor area at about 2pm today, following a tip-off and intelligence information.

“He will be remanded to facilitate investigation under Sections 427 and 506 of the Penal Code,” he said.

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Earlier, Mohd Asri said preliminary investigation found that the incident happened after the suspect felt unhappy with the victim, who had earlier reprimanded him for changing lane without signalling.

A video recording of the incident went viral on social media and the victim was reported to have sustained leg injuries. — Bernama

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