Runaway caught hiding at house compound

Patrolling crews escorting the escapee (second left) to the police station.

MIRI: An Indonesian man who is believed to have run away from his employer was found hiding in a house compound at Pujut 9 here yesterday.

He was apprehended by a group of Piasau residents’ committee (RC) patrolling crews after they were notified by the owner of the house around 12.30pm.

According to sources, the house owner also happened to be one of the RC patrolling crew comprising 10 members.

They managed to apprehend the 23-year-old man and handed him over to the police for further investigation.

Patrolling crews escorting the escapee (second left) to the police station.