An armed robber made a fatal mistake when he tried to attack his victim, who turned out to be a plain-clothes policeman at a bank in Petaling Jaya, Selangor early this morning.
In the 4am incident at Damansara Utama, 34-year-old Corporal Mohd Faizal Che Mat was making a deposit at a cash machine when he was confronted by the suspect who was wearing a helmet and wielding a meat cleaver.
The cop handed over his car keys, handphone and 50 ringgit in cash but stopped the suspect as he was attempting to escape with his car.
Initial investigations revealed that the suspect, identified as Chin Hin Choon, aged 43, had previous criminal records including drug-related activites, car-jacking and house break-ins.
His body was sent to Universiti Malaya Medical Centre for post mortem…tv 7