IGP: Wan­ndy’s death sus­pi­cious

New Straits Times - - News -

KUALA LUMPUR: Fed­eral po­lice are ver­i­fy­ing a re­port on the death of top lo­cal Is­lamic State op­er­a­tive Muham­mad Wan­ndy Mo­hamed Jedi, who was al­legedly killed in a drone at­tack in Syria on Sat­ur­day.

In­spec­tor-Gen­eral of Po­lice Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar said: “We are sus­pi­cious of the re­port, we are check­ing with in­tel­li­gence agen­cies.”

News of the Wan­ndy’s death was shared by his wife, Nor Mah­mu­dah Ahmad, 28, on her Face­book page on Sat­ur­day.

Wan­ndy’s com­rade, whose na­tion­al­ity is un­known, was also al­legedly killed in the at­tack in Ma’dan, Syria.

Wan­ndy, 27, who used the nom de guerre Abu Hamzah Al-Fateh, had also co­or­di­nated sev­eral at­tacks and pro­vided ma­te­rial sup­port to IS fight­ers in Malaysia, in­clud­ing in the at­tack on the Movida night­club in Pu­chong in June last year.

The con­di­tion of the car in which Muham­mad Wan­ndy Mo­hamed Jedi was al­legedly killed, in the at­tack in Syria.

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