A Nigerian man suffered horrific injuries after he was assaulted by three men armed with machetes inside a convenience store in Alam Jaya, Cheras, Malaysia.
The incident which reportedly happened on 16th August was captured on CCTV footage.
In the footage, the victim who had just finished shopping was chased back into the store by three suspects who are also Nigerians.
The victim was slashed several times with machete while he desperately tried to protect himself.
Kajang District Police Chief Assistant Commissioner Mohd Zaid Hassan said his department received a report of the incident from the victim himself.
“The victim who had just finished buying goods at the convenience store ran back into the premises to save himself after being chased by the three suspects who are also Nigerians,”
“The victim was later slashed by the suspects inside the premises. Shopworkers, who were startled by the victim and the suspect, fled the scene in fear.”
Mohd Zaid said the victim suffered injuries to his left thumb, cracked bones on his left hand and wounds on the chest and head.
“Further investigation into the case is still ongoing to locate and detain the suspect in accordance with Section 326 of the Penal Code,”
“People who have any information regarding the incident can contact the investigating officer, Inspector Nurfaezatul Akma Rofiee at 017-5443931.”
The victim is currently receiving treatment at Kajang Hospital and is in a stable condition. The motive of the attack is still under investigation.
Watch the full video here.
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