IPOH – An elderly woman was found dead with a knife still stuck on her neck at her flats in Jalan Hospital here late last night.
The 79-year-old’s body, clad only in a shirt, was found by his younger brother in one of the bedrooms at 11.30pm.
Sources said the victim, single and was stayed alone in the flats, was believed to have been murdered.
“His brother, who was working here, has stopped by the victim’s house to check on her.
Upon arrival, he found that the main door of the unit was unlocked.
“The unit was pitch dark and the victim was lying on the floor with the knife still intact. She was not wearing any pants and her shift was lifted up,” he said when met at the scene.
The case is being investigated as murder under Section 302 of the Penal Code. – NST Online