A man attacked his mother with two knives at a house in Taman Orkid last night.
Seberang Perai Utara Regional Police Chief, Assistant Commissioner Noorzainy Mohd. Noor said the incident happened at about 9.30pm when the 29-year-old suspect’s parents were performing tarawih prayers in the living room of the house.
As a result of the incident, the 56 year old woman suffered a wound two centimeters (cm) deep and 6 cm long on her left arm and received 10 stitches.
He said the suspect allegedly left the room and took two kitchen knife blades before attempting to
attack his parents.
“The man pointed the knife at his mother before the suspect’s father pushed him to avoid them being injured.”
“The knife then hit his mother’s arm who tried to block the knife with her hand when the suspect fell,” he said to the reporter
The police also confiscated two kitchen knife blades 27cm long and 31cm with plastic heads.
Further investigation also found that the suspect was drug positive and had mental problems since 2016.
The case is being investigated under Section 324 of the Penal Code.