Police are urging members of the public to come forward with any information that could assist with their investigation and bring justice to the victims.
The police are hunting for a group of individuals involved in a brutal attack against homeless people in the Klang district.
The incident, captured in viral videos on social media, showed four youths believed to be residents committing the crime under the Port Klang bridge near a supermarket.
They came in a car, pretended to give money to the homeless, and then hit the victims with sticks, including what appeared to be a steering lock.
Speaking in Mandarin, the youngsters joked and laughed as they beat up their victims.
Police Urge Public To Come Forward With Information On The Incident
Klang Selatan District Police Chief, Assistant Commissioner Cha Hoong Fong, confirmed the incident.
Police had opened an investigation paper under Section 324 of the Penal Code for causing injury using a weapon.
He urged anyone with information about the case to contact IPD Klang Selatan or any nearby police station.
On Sunday (28 May), a local woman reported the video clips to the Port Klang Police Station at midnight.
The incident has sparked outrage among social media users, who expressed disgust and anger towards the perpetrators.
Many have called for swift action against those responsible for the heinous crime.
This incident highlights the vulnerability of homeless people in our society and the need for greater protection and support for this marginalized group.
Many homeless people have jobs but do not have enough income to get a comfortable place to live in.
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