Tag Archives: murder

October 01

Death Of Two RMN Personnel: Nothing Will Be Hidden – Hishammuddin

Defence Minister Hishammuddin Hussein has promised that nothing will be hidden in the investigation into the death of two navy personnel at the Sungai Wangi Detention room near Sitiawan, Perak, last Friday. Hishammuddin, who is also the Special Functions Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department, said he had also directed the Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN) […]

February 24

Authorities to sweep KLIA2 for ‘radioactive’ material, IGP says

Malaysian authorities will sweep the international airport and other locations for radioactive material, the police chief said today, following the murder of Kim Jong-nam in which VX nerve agent, a highly toxic chemical, was used. “(We are looking to) sweep all locations that we knew the suspects went to. We will get the experts from […]

February 22

Malaysia identifies N.Korean embassy official among suspects

Malaysian police identified a senior official in the North Korean embassy today as a suspect in the murder of Kim Jong-nam, and said another was linked to the North Korean airline. Police chief Khalid Abu Bakar said both suspects are still in Malaysia and have been called in for questioning. He said the North Korean […]

December 14

Bodyguard who shot ‘Datuk’ boss, several others in Penang charged with multiple offences

A 37-year-old bodyguard was charged at three separate courts here today with three counts of murder, five counts of attempted murder and one count of causing injury. Ja’afar Halid was accused of committing the crimes near the Penang Bridge exit at Lebuhraya Tun Dr Lim Chong Eu on Dec 1, between 7.15pm and 7.30pm. In […]

November 07

Gruesome murder: Body of teenager found chopped up in plastic bags

Police have found the chopped-up body of a teenage boy in five plastic bags near Kampung Kesang Laut here. Tangkak OCPD Supt Mohad Idris Samsuri said that police were alerted to the crime by a person who discovered an ankle while clearing the yard of his house on Sunday afternoon. “The five plastic bags containing […]

September 23

Canny Ong’s Murderer Hanged Today

Former aircraft cabin cleaner, Ahmad Najib Aris was hanged to death at dawn today for murdering IT analyst Canny Ong Lay Kian about 13 years ago. Local Malay daily, Utusan reported the execution was carried out at Kajang Prison and his body will be laid to rest at the Muslim Cemetery behind Kajang Hospital. According […]

September 21

Six cops needed to lift barrel with Morais’ body, court told in Kevin Morais murder trial

It took six policemen to lift the oil drum containing the body of former deputy public prosecutor Datuk Kevin Anthony Morais to the surface of a swamp in Subang Jaya, said a Bukit Aman officer. Even then, they had to tie the barrel to the back of the police vehicle and pull it before it […]

July 13

Families of Penang quadruple murder victims converge at Penang Hospital

The Penang Hospital mortuary was enveloped in sorrow this morning, as family members of four people who were brutally gunned down at a Batu Maung factory this morning converged to gather more news on their loved ones. Around 15 family members were spotted at the mortuary. One of the relatives is believed to be the […]

April 08

Gruesome evidence tendered at Kevin’s murder trial

The stench of death filled the courtroom when evidence from the crime scene was tendered in the murder trial of deputy public prosecutor Datuk Anthony Kevin Morais. DNA analyst Nor Aidora Saedon, 43, tendered 52 pieces of evidence on the second day of trial – which ranged from a shirt, underwear and a pendant on […]

April 30

Malaysian auxiliary policeman among Batam murder suspects

Four Malaysians, including a member of the auxiliary police, have been arrested in Batam, Indonesia for suspected murder, reports The Jakarta Post.   Batam, Rempang and Galang (Barelang) City Police arrested the four who are believed to have murdered fellow Malaysian citizen Amar Aswan, 29, on April 24 at the BCC Hotel and Residence in […]

February 17

Sirul mulls revealing all on Altantuya murder

After fleeing to Australia to escape the hangman’s noose, former police commando Sirul Azhar Umar is now mulling answering the biggest riddle in the Altantuya Shaariibuu murder – why did he and Azilah Hadri shoot dead the Mongolian woman and blow up her remains with explosives? MalaysiaKini has the report: In a recent telephone conversation […]