Daughter collared for threatening her own mother with a knife

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MIRI, June 27: A woman in her early 20s was arrested yesterday after she threatened to kill her own mother in a house at Kampung Pasir Lutong here.

According to sources, the suspect went berserk after her mother scolded her for not coming home for the past three days. She had returned home at about 7pm on Tuesday.

Angry, the suspect grabbed hold of a knife and threatened to harm her mother. Fearing for her own safety, her mother immediately called the police for assistance.

A team of CID officers rushed to the house within 15 minutes of the call and apprehended the suspect. The suspect is currently under police custody for questioning. — DayakDaily