Several teens detained in op against illegal bike racers


KUCHING: Twenty-five summonses were issued during an operation mounted by Kuching traffic police against illegal racers early yesterday morning.

DETAINED: Abdul Razak giving instructions to some of the teenage bike racers apprehended.

Several motorbikes and cars were also seized by the police, while the riders and drivers were detained by the police.

Led by ASPAbdul Razak Musa, operations were carried out along Jalan Tun Datuk Patinggi Abdul Rahman Yaakub and near the Sarawak Golf Club (KGS).

Most of those detained were teenage bike racers, of whom some were found to have modified their bikes illegally and installed fancy number plates.

The operations were carried out in these two areas as they had been identified as favourite spots for illegal racers.