GEORGE TOWN, Dec 1 – Three people, one of them said to be a Datuk, were shot to dead on Tun Dr Lim Chong Eu Expressway here this evening. Three others were reportedly injured in the 7.30pm incident. Initial reports indicate that the victims were in their cars when they were shot. George Town OCPD Asst Comm Mior Faridalathrash Wahid confirmed the shooting, adding that they were still investigating at the scene.
It is learnt that a three victim, said to be a woman, was seriously injured when she was shot. Another person injured was RTM videographer Mohamad Amirul Amin, 27. He was shot in the chest when he passed by the area on his motorcycle. He was said to be heading towards the Pesta Pulau Pinang with his friend Mohamad Iskandar Osman when the shooting took place. They had been sent to Penang Hospital for treatment.