11 joggers, mostly expats, arrested in Mont Kiara for defying MCO
Mazlan said the police hoped that all parties would obey the MCO for the sake of breaking the Covid-19 infection chain. — Picture by Farhan Najib
KUALA LUMPUR, March 27 — The police arrested 11 joggers of various nationalities, including two Malaysians, in Mont Kiara today for flouting the movement control order (MCO) currently enforced nationwide.
City police chief Commissioner Datuk Seri Mazlan Lazim said all 11 suspects were detained while jogging during a routine police patrol around Jalan Mont Kiara and Jalan Desa Kiara in Kuala Lumpur between 7.30am and 9.30am.
According to Mazlan, the breakdown of the remaining suspects is as follows: United Kingdom (one), United States (one), Japan (four), South Korea (two) and India (one).
“All of them were arrested while jogging and found to have been disobeying the MCO.
“Those arrested also refused to h