Mother wants independent probe into teen's death

Modified 24 May 2010, 8:45 am

A woman today asked that an independent commission be set up to investigate the fatal shooting of her son by police on Oct 20 last year after he was believed to be involved in snatch thefts.

Sapiah Elah, 52, from Simpang Waha Felda, Kota Tinggi, said the authority had still not carried out a thorough investigation nor explained the fatal shooting of her son, Mohd Afham Arin, 18, although the incident happened seven months ago.

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