The 36-year-old man who repeatedly assaulted his wife in a lift at a private hospital has surrendered himself.
Penang CID Chief SAC Mazlan Kesah said, the man turned himself in at the Kuantan police station at about 4.45pm today.
He added that arrangements have been made to bring the suspect to Penang.
The suspect, a civil servant from Jerantut, Pahang went missing after his violent behaviour beating his wife in front of their two young children was caught on camera and widely shared on social networking sites.
His wife, a 36-year-old factory worker received outpatient treatment for head, wrist and body injuries.
The couple were in the hospital to visit their youngest son who was admitted due to high fever.
The woman was reported to have filed for a divorce last month after separating in December.