KUALA LUMPUR: A 53-year-old freelancer has lodged a police report against a man for allegedly masturbating beside her in a lift of a flat in Ampang on Tuesday.
The disgusting act was captured on a video which has since gone viral on social media.
A 51-second video shows the man holding his mobile phone with his right hand while he masturbated with his left hand in front of the woman. The video ends with the woman leaving the elevator.
Ampang Jaya district police chief Assistant Commissioner Hamzah Alias confirmed police had received a report over the incident.
“The incident happened at 4.40pm inside a lift of a flat in Ampang. The victim was already inside the lift when a unknown man suddenly entered and performed the indecent act,” he said, adding police had yet to identify the man.
The case was classified under Section 377D of the Penal Code for committing gross indecency.