Penang police busts online investment scam syndicate after roadblock suspicion

Published on 25 Jan 2021 4:27:22 PM

A total of 453 mobile phones and 19 laptops were among gadgets seized by police after raiding two triple-storey houses in Batu Ferringhi for allegedly conducting online investment scams.

Penang police chief Comm Datuk Sahabudin Abd Manan said that on Monday (Jan 25), adding that police arrested 21 suspects comprising of locals as well as Chinese nationals and seized a total of 453 mobile phones, 19 laptops, a tablet, two cars and various electronic accessories.