It is a rare sight to see a “polis bantuan” auxiliary police making a mistake like this. The incident unfortunately injured a few of the customers in a Maybank branch. It is said that the officer accidentally pulled the trigger to his gun. Reports state that some women were injured after the bullets hit a mosaic tile which hit them afterwards.
Polis bantuan accidentally triggers gun
Netizens are asking whether the polis bantuan officer locked his gun’s mechanism. The user then adds that it isn’t that easy to trigger a gun out of nowhere. Others speculate that the officer might not have enough training on how to handle said specific gun.
Others state that handling weapons like that should be taken with the utmost discipline and care. Regardless if the officer is an auxiliary police, they still would have the law in their hands depending on the situation.