Knife-wielding hubby held

MIRI: A 27-year-old man was arrested by the police here after going into a frenzy and threatening to kill his wife at knifepoint.

The incident occurred at the couple’s home at Jalan Pujut Padang Kerbau 2.

He was arrested after a police report was filed by the victim at around 2.45pm on Wednesday.

According to the report, the victim claimed that her husband ran amok after she refused to give him cash as requested.

She said the suspect also tugged on her hair before hitting her on the head with his bare hands.

“He also threatened to kill me while holding a knife,” she said in the report.

The case is being investigated under Section 323 and Section 506 of the Penal Code.