Attorney-General Tan Sri Abdul Gani Patail said in a statement.
said the dedicated task force established by the Inspector-General of
Police to investigate the matter completed its investigation and
submitted the relevant investigation papers to the A-G's Chambers on
"Based on the evidence gathered through the
investigation, I have decided to proffer a murder charge under Section
302 of the Penal Code against the police personnel involved.
"The police personnel concerned are to be indicted in court this afternoon, June 5, 2013," he added.
He said although the events involved were regrettable, the swift police action on the matter was nonetheless commendable.
was found dead in his cell while in police custody at the D9 Branch
Lock-Up at the Kuala Lumpur Contingent Headquarters (IPK Kuala Lumpur)
on May 21.
He had been arrested on May 11 on suspicion of
attempted murder involving firearms and held under remand from May 12
until his death.
Based on the post mortem examination conducted
at the Kuala Lumpur General Hospital on May 22, the cause of death was
determined to be "diffused soft tissue injuries due to multiple blunt