GEORGE TOWN, Sept 1 – A man and a women armed with an axe escaped with jewellery worth about RM12,000 after robbing the outlet at 2:30pm in Lebuh Tek Soon (Komtar) Georgetown Penang. State police chief Datuk Abdul Ghafar Rajab said the man, using an axe, smashed the glass mirror and seized 5 necklaces worth RM12,000.
He said the duo scooped up trays of jewellery and fled the scene in about three minutes. He told this to the reporters in press conference here today. No arrests have been made in connection with the case. He said this case will be investigate under Section 395/397 KK.