KUCHING: The local police are probing a report on a recently sexual harassment case at Kampung Semariang Batu, here.
This was confirmed Thursday by Kuching district police chief, ACP Ahsmon Bajah.
The issue came to light on social media recently when a number of women residing at the village took their complaints to Facebook, saying that they were harassed by a man on a motorcycle who grabbed their breasts and then fled.
He said a report was lodged on April 12 and investigation is underway.
“The case is being investigated under Section 354 of the Penal Code,” he said.
According to a social media post by a victim, the suspect wearing a tiger-striped hoodie rode a grey motorcycle while assaulting the women in the wee hours of April 12.