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MACC officers raid Penang Exco office

MACC officers raid Penang Exco office

He said apart from Phee, two company directors, who are also the owners of the factory, had also been detained at 6.30pm yesterday.

The Star Online reported that the 70-year-old man and his 37-year-old son were detained at about 6.45pm when they arrived at the state MACC headquarters in Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah to have their statements recorded.

Earlier, Penang executive councillor Phee Boon Poh was arrested while giving his statement at the MACC headquarters in Northam Road here at 3.35pm.

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"All three detained will be brought to the Magistrate's Court tomorrow", the statement said. "The state Environment Committee chairman had said that the factory was burning 2,000 tonnes of sawdust monthly to be turned into activated carbon for water filter", she said.

MACC officers had earlier visited Phee at his office in Komtar at 11.30am and left two hours later with suitcases of documents, most likely taken from his office.

Phee was previously arrested for being part of the Voluntary Patrol Squad, or PPS, which was outlawed by the home ministry.

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According to sources, the documents which were seized were connected to investigations in a case involving a wood factory which had been operating for 10 years without a permit on agriculture land.

Yesterday, officers from the MACC, Inland Revenue Board (IRB), Immigration Department and the Department of Environment (DOE) raided the factory located inside an oil palm estate near Kampung Sungai Lembu.

Meanwhile, MACC deputy chief commissioner (Operation) Datuk Azam Baki, when contacted, confirmed the detention of the state executive council member.

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The raid was carried out after alleged inaction by the council against the factory despite numerous reports lodged with the authorities.


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