08 Feb '12, 11am
Armed robbers in Malaysia killed after car chase
KUALA SELANGOR (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - A family went through a harrowing time at the mercy of four armed robbers in the wee hours of the morning at their home in Kampung Berkat in Ijok, near here. Three of the robbers were later shot dead following a high-speed chase that ended with their getaway car crashing and turning turtle. Another robber fled into a nearby oil palm plantation yesterday. They were all believed to be foreigners. Recalling the family's terrifying moments, college student Mohd Aminudin Abdul Rahim, 20, said the robbers stormed into their two-storey wooden home at about 3am through the ground floor bathroom.