Jobless man attacked with helmet

The suspect (centre) is detained to assist in police investigation.

MIRI: A 20-year-old unemployed man sustained injuries on his head after he was attacked with a motorcycle helmet on Friday night (April 30).

The incident happened inside the man’s rented room in a shophouse at Morsjaya Riam around 8pm.

Police picked up a suspect at a house at Taman Dashing here on Saturday around 8.30pm after a report was lodged.

The suspect was believed to have attacked the victim because his RM100 had gone missing.

The case is being investigated under Section 324 of the Penal Code.