Volunteer patrol nabs two men suspected of breaking in

The suspects (squatting) being questioned after they were caught.

By Brad Rantayy

MIRI, March 26: Two men suspected of breaking into a house at Jalan Dato Permaisuri Lorong 3, Permyjaya here were caught by a Resident Committee (RC) patrol crew on Monday night.

The citizen’s arrest took place around 10.10pm. Also seized were several home appliances.

Both have been handed over to the police for further investigation. However, another two accomplices managed to escape on foot.

According to sources, prior to the arrest, a neighbour had spotted the suspects entering an occupied house in the area and immediately alerted the RC patrol crew.

In response, RC members from Permyjaya, Pujut, Pulau Melayu and Piasau immediately dashed to the scene and managed to nab two of the suspects. — DayakDaily