Fruit farmer in Rawang found dead, cops suspect jealousy, murder


  • Nation
  • Thursday, 21 Nov 2019

GOMBAK: Jealousy was the apparent reason that led to the killing of a 35-year-old fruit farmer in Kampung Baru Kundang in Rawang.

District OCPD Asst Comm Arifai Tarawe said police found the victim with chest wounds late on Wednesday night (Nov 20).

“The victim was found lying on the ground at the side of the road on Jalan KBK 1, Kampung Baru Kundang.

"Medical officers confirmed that the victim died at the scene.

“An Indonesian vegetable farmer, aged 35, has since been arrested to assist in investigations.

"The motive is believed to be jealousy from the victim's relationship with a female friend of the suspect, ” he said on Thursday (Nov 21).

He added that the police was still on the hunt for other suspects linked to the murder.

A post-mortem would be conducted today at the Sungai Buloh hospital.


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