Son beats up physically challenged dad with stick
BUKIT MERTAJAM: A physicallychallenged father suffered injuries to the back, head and left shoulder after being beaten up with a hockey stick by his 19-yearold son here on Friday.
Seberang Perai Tengah district police chief Assistant Commissioner Nik Ros Azhan Nik Abdul Hamid said in the 11.15pm incident at a flat unit in Jalan Permatang Pauh here, the suspect went to his father’s house to take a television set, but was not allowed to do so by the victim.
He said the suspect became enraged and beat up his 54-year-old father with a hockey stick.
The victim’s eldest son, who returned home from work, stopped his brother from further hitting their father and lodged a police report, he said, adding that the victim was taken to Seberang Jaya Hospital.
Nik Ros Azhan said the suspect had been remanded for five days to facilitate investigations under Section 324 of the Penal Code.
Assistant Commissioner Nik Ros Azhan Nik Abdul Hamid