KUALA LUMPUR – An African man was found dead by passers-by at 8 pm in Jalan Cendana 3, Taman Cendana, Sungai Chua, Kajang yesterday.
Kajang Police chief ACP Othman Nanyan said the victim was believed to have been chased and attacked by three African men armed with parang.
“Two parang were found in a drain near the victim and one parang was found about 10 metres away,” he said in a statement here, today.
Two fingerprints were found on the parang while a red Hyundai Elantra believed to be the victim’s, was found 100 metres asway.
As follow-up, police arrested five Nigerian men in Kajang yesterday and early this morning to assist investigation.
The suspects, between 20 and 28 years-old, had student visas. -BERNAMA