JOHOR BARU, Feb 16, 2016:
A man who allegedly struck his wife with a shoe at the Air Hitam toll plaza in Batu Pahat, in a case which went viral on Facebook was arrested in Kluang last night.
The 44-year-old suspect was picked up about 7.30pm from his home in Taman Sri Kluang.
Batu Pahat police chief Assistant Commissioner Din Ahmad said initial investigations revealed the suspect suffered from mental illness and was treated at the Kluang Hospital.
In a statement here today, he said the police seized a pair of black shoes which were used in the alleged attack on the victim, three days ago.
He said the suspect had been remanded for four days to facilitate investigations.