fbpx
Connect with us

News

2mo Baby Severely Injured After Being Attacked By Monkey Who Entered Penang Household

Published

Monkey Attack Baby 2 Ft 2.0
Source: Harian Metro & Pikist

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

A 50-day-old baby boy was severely injured after being bitten repeatedly and dragged by a monkey at a house in Kampung Manggis, Sungai Puyu, Butterworth on 9 January.

The incident occurred at 2pm when the baby’s mother placed her child down on a mattress in the living room area before heading into the kitchen for a moment to make some milk for the baby.

Moments later she heard her son crying loudly.

Her heart stopped when she discovered her baby on the cement floor covered in blood and a monkey standing by the front door.

Screenshot 174

According to Harian Metro,  Seberang Perai Utara District Police Chief, Assistant Commissioner Noorzainy Mohd Noor said the woman’s 27-year-old husband lodged a police report yesterday, 10 January.

“In his report, the woman’s husband said he had just returned home from the store and was shocked to see his son covered in blood with bite marks on his right cheek, the back of his head and his abdomen. His stomach was bitten until his intestines spilled out,” he said.

“He then rushed to take her son to Seberang Jaya Hospital (HSJ) for treatment before he was transferred to Penang Hospital (HPP),” he added.

The baby boy underwent minor surgery to repair the torn abdomen yesterday and now needs to receive further treatment at the children’s ward for two weeks before being allowed to leave.

Wild Monkey

Noorzainy said, they were informed that the baby was alone in the living room and only wore clothes and disposable diapers. His mother was in the kitchen and his father went to the store with his other child.

“The door of the house was locked and the window was not open, but it is believed that the monkey entered by shaking the door until the latch type lock opened,” he said.

Based on the investigation conducted, it was also found that this was the first attack wild monkeys have inflicted on humans that have left injuries. In previous cases, these creatures have only disturbed and made a mess in other villagers’ kitchens.

He said the report of the incident was referred to the Department of Wildlife and National Parks (Perhilitan) for further action. The Seberang Perai City Council (MBSP) have since caught the animal.

What do you think of this story? Let us know in the comment section below.

 

Also Read: 5-Month-Old Baby Attacked By Wild Monkey At Home In Johor, Hospitalised for 2 Weeks

Wild Monkey 2 Ft

Source: Harian Metro
Source: Pikist


Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.



Just In

Terengganu Flood Malaysia Rain Terengganu Flood Malaysia Rain
News20 hours ago

140 Terengganu Flood Victims Evacuated As Continuous Heavy Rain Expected Throughout M’sia

Continuous heavy rain in Terengganu has caused flooding in several parts of the state since two days ago with the...

Ismail Sabri Petty Traders Ismail Sabri Petty Traders
News21 hours ago

PM Ismail Sabri Urges Banks To Not Take Legal Action Against Hawkers That Fail To Repay Loans

Prime Minister Dato’ Sri Ismail Sabri Yaakob has urged banks in the country to not take any legal action against...

N9 Matriculation Students Tested Positive N9 Matriculation Students Tested Positive
News1 day ago

31 Students & 3 Lecturers of N.Sembilan Matriculation College Test Positive For Covid-19

A total of 34 positive COVID-19 cases were detected at the Negeri Sembilan Matriculation College (KMNS), Kuala Pilah near here...

Ft Batik Ft Batik
News2 days ago

PM Sets National Batik Day On Same Day As International Day of Disabled Persons, Netizens DISPLEASED!

Malaysians simply love batik. In fact, the traditional wax printed fabric seems to be adored by even the Western world....

Ft Adviser Ft Adviser
News2 days ago

PM To Get Another RM50k Special Adviser Despite Recent Backlash On Their Necessity

The appointment of Kedah Umno Chief Datuk Seri Jamil Khir Baharom as Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri’s religious affairs...

Collage 2 1 Collage 2 1
News2 days ago

“Plant your own vegetables” Penang Consumer’s Association Suggests As Vegetable Prices Increase

The increase in food and vegetable prices have been the talk of the town recently as the skyrocketing prices are...

My Post 2021 12 03T142459.917 My Post 2021 12 03T142459.917
News2 days ago

Cameron Highlands Landslide Claims 2 Lives

Recently, it was reported that Cameron Highland was hit with multiple landslides and heavy flooding. Unfortunately, the landslides have caused...

My Post 2021 12 03T111959.861 My Post 2021 12 03T111959.861
News2 days ago

“KL is becoming like London,” Politician Claims KL is Becoming Less Malaysian Due To English Names

Back in 2019, Bangsar South, originally known as Kampung Kerinchi, had its name reverted to Kampung Kerinchi in an effort...

Announcement

Latest Videos



TRENDING TODAY