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New arrests in tourist rape case


SHAH ALAM: Police believe they have solved the robbery and rape case involving a 25-year-old American woman on March 11 with the arrest of six more suspects.

Selangor CID chief Senior Assistant Commissioner Mohd Adnan Abdullah said the new arrests were made on Thursday and yesterday.

On Thursday, Selangor police arrested a 28-year-old housewife in Balakong and yesterday they caught three men and two women, aged between 28 and 39, in Kajang.

"Police seized one knife and six handphones. With the arrest of these suspects, and the previous arrests, we are confident the robbery and rape case has been solved," he said at the Selangor police headquarters yesterday.



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