KUALA LUMPUR: A woman from Myanmar was found murdered at her Pandan Indah home.
The woman in her 40s was found lying on her bed with blood stains and bruises on her face and arms.
Ampang Jaya OCPD Asst Comm Hamzah Alias said the victim was discovered by her friend, who is also from Myanmar, at about 2.52pm on Monday (March 12).
"The friend went to the victim's home after she could not be reached by phone. He discovered that the door to her house had been opened and found the victim's infant son crying," he said when contacted Tuesday (March 13).
He added that the woman worked as an assistant at a company which conducted health screenings for foreign workers.
ACP Hamzah said a 26-year-old Myanmar man has been detained.
"He has been remanded until next Tuesday (March 20) to assist with investigations," said ACP Hamzah.