Restaurant owner cheats death twice

Restaurant owner cheats death twice
Despite being shot, the victim was still mobile and was able to get out of the car on his own.

MALAYSIA - Less than two weeks ago, his restaurant was targeted by gunmen. Six customers were injured during the shootout.

On Wednesday, the owner, whose identity has been withheld, was targeted again. He survived the second attack, too.

The incident happened in Nibong Tebal, Penang, The Star reported.

The 43-year-old was shot at four times near a business centre, but only one shot hit his chest.

State CID chief Mazlan Kesah said the man was about to alight from a Ford Lynx car when he was shot at by one of two suspects who rode by on a Honda EX 5Dream motorcycle.

The man was alone in his car when he was shot.

Mr Mazlan said the restaurant owner was rushed to the Seberang Jaya Hospital for treatment, adding that both the suspects fled the scene on their motorcycle, which bore a false number plate.

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