BUKIT MERTAJAM – The body of a Myanmar man with slash wounds was found at a temple in Jalan Pengkalan, Bukit Tengah, here, today.
The body of Kan Thuo, 37, was found covered in blood by a local man passing through the area at 8am.
Seberang Perai Tengah police chief, ACP Nik Ros Azhan Nik Abdul Hamid said the initial investigation revealed that the Myanmar man rented a house not far from where his body was found.
“Police do not dismiss the possibility of the victim being attacked at his home before he tried to seek help outside,” he said, here, today.
Nik Ros Azhan said police also found a blue Modenas Kriss motorcycle near the victim’s body.
The body was sent to Bukit Mertajam Hospital, and police urged members of the public with information on the case to contact the nearest police station to assist in the investigation. – BERNAMA