Published: Sunday January 20, 2013 MYT 10:31:00 PM
Police: No ransom demand made for missing boy
SUBANG JAYA: The case of missing six-year-old William Yau Zhen Zhong is still being classified as a Missing Persons Report' as no ransom has been demanded from his family to secure his release, said Subang Jaya police chief ACP Yahaya Ramli.
He said the police believed an individual might have met the boy who was reported missing in Putra Heights here on Wednesday, before hiding him.
“We have also received many calls from people with regards to the case. Three of the callers said they had spotted Zhen Zhong but investigations later revealed the information was untrue," Yahaya told reporters at the boy's home on Sunday.
Wanita Umno chief Datuk Seri Shahrizat Abdul Jalil also visited the family on Sunday.
She told reporters that the 22,000 Wanita Barisan Nasional branches nationwide would assist by distributing Zhen Zhong's pictures. She added that the Wanita Umno Sayang Squad nationwide had also been deployed to find the boy.