Malaysian rapper released from remand

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KUALA LUMPUR - Rapper Namewee has been released after his four-day remand ended on Monday.

His release was confirmed by Dang Wangi CID chief Deputy Supt M. Gunalan who said the rapper was freed on police bail at around 1pm at Dang Wangi police headquarters.

Namewee, 34, whose real name is Wee Meng Chee, was arrested on Thursday (Feb 22) after giving his statement at Bukit Aman.

He was remanded for four days to assist investigations into his controversial 'Like A Dog' video.