Got this email from my colleague & thought would be good to share this at my blog.
Please be extra careful when you are at these places.
Ampang - Menara
Great Eastern / Great Eastern Mall
- If you are approached by anyone - men or women asking for direction or time,
please be ALERT if any cars or motorbike that comes near you. Stop your
conversation and run for your for your life, if not be ready to scream or if
you have a spray get it ready. Tag Team Ahli Gusti
will either snatch your handbag / hand-phone or 'sepak' you if they can't get
anything from you. If you are too sexy - they will bundle you into their car or
molest or rape you on the spot.
2 Lebuh Ampang
Stop Near The Indian Restaurants - Snatch Thief Area, victims are normally Malay and
Indian girls who are alone and not aware. Sexy Indian Girls, please be extra careful
if you are to say a word, they will insult you with vulgar words or even slap
your face if you put up a fight.
3 Changkat Thambi Dollah Off Jalan Pudu - Bus Stop and Wisma
Lots of Mat
who hang around the bus stop area to snatch your handbag. Those who drive to
this area and to Wisma Shaw for shopping or Cari Makan, Please park your car at
a safe parking area. Tepi Jalan parking areas can be not safe - Taiko Tai might force you to remove
your car or they will park to block your car. Any words you say to them might
end-up you getting a good bash -up. [They have areas whereby only gang leaders
can park their cars]
4 Jalan Pudu From Swiss Garden Hotel to Hentian Pudu Raya and Menara
4.1 Ladies please take care of your handbag and your handphone when you place
it near your ears - Mat
will Zoooom near your and roughly snatch it from you. You might just fall down
due to the impact of it and hurt your head by hitting the ground.
4.2 When withdrawing cash from the banks ATM [Ambank or Maybank] Please look
around first b4 you do your withdrawal, IF YOU NOTICE someone looking at you or
look suspicious to you, you have to be extra careful!
There is this GERAK
who in a split second would be near you and snatch or point a knife you to
handover the money, some even force their victims to withdraw from their
victims other ATM banks. [According to my not so reliable source - they were
one or two female victims who were rape and dumped at Setapak and Kepong area].
If you have to do that, key in your PIN number the opposite way, if your PIN
number is 12345, you key in 54321 and this will alert the bank to act together
with the police.
4.3 Boarding of Taxi or Unknown Person Car - Please take note of the route the
drivers is taking you, was told if you are taken to a wrong road then you would
end-up as a Rape victim or if you are a guy, hehehe... you would be cash strip
/ burnt in a car.[My best friend lately was a victim, lost his Rolex Watch,
Wedding Ring and ATM's Card ].
4.4 Ok, Ladies if you think that its safe to be on a motorbike with your Macho
Guy that's fine, but beware of motorbikes beside you, they might be snatchers
who will snatch your bag and Zoom away.
5 Wangsa Maju Putra - LRT and TAR College Area A New Gangster Area this
area have now become worst than Jinjang, Balakong or Puchong .Groups of youths
will do anything to harm you for just a matter of cents or dislike
personality. Don't stare or look2 at them, all you will know is
that they will just simply stab you with a penknife or a dagger.
6 Kepong, Selayang, Sentul Timur LRT and Wangsa Maju - Unknown Part Time
Taxi Drivers or Stolen Taxi Waiting for You To Be Their Victims- Ladies if you
are alone, please DO NOT board a taxi if you think the driver is not pleasant