Ruby Lee Poh Ai had just left her freight forwarding company after-office rush hour at a building in Lebuh Pekaka1. Shortly around 5 minutes later she was shot to dead hitman-style.
At about 5.45.pm which her white car stop at the main road leading to Jalan Bukit Gambir, two men stopped beside her car on a motorcycle.
Without any warning, the pillion rider fired at least 10 shots at her.
With six shots fired into her Lee, 49 died on the spot with her car hitting into a four wheel drive in front at Jalan Pekaka before braking into a stop. Four wheel driver escaped from this incident with out any serious injuries.
The gunmen is presume to be staking out for her to depart from her office before murdering her.
“Lee had been working in a shipping and logistics industry.She was not known to be a Datin or Datin Seri nor she was also not the wife of any gangster” : Penang CID chief Senior Asst Comm Zainol Samah
Motive of the crime is unknown but incident is same to be not connected to any gang-related activity. Case would be classified as murder under Section 302 of the penal code. SAC Zainol says