Published: Sunday March 3, 2013 MYT 1:28:00 AM
Updated: Sunday March 3, 2013 MYT 10:04:39 AM
Another policeman killed in shootout with intruders in Semporna
KUALA LUMPUR: Another member of the Malaysian security forces has been killed, this time in a firefight with armed intruders in Kampung Selamat, Semporna, about 150km from Kampung Tanduo, Lahad Datu, Sabah.
According to a police source, another policeman was also injured in the firefight which began at 8pm Saturday.
Lahad Datu and Tawau Police Special Investigation Divisions have been deployed to the scene.
Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Ismail Omar, when contacted, confirmed the incident but refused to comment further.
On Friday, two VAT 69 police commandos were killed, while three others were injured in a shootout with the armed intruders in Kampung Tandou.
Twelve of the armed intruders were also killed. - Bernama
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