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Wednesday, Oct 15, 2014

Malaysia, Crime

Gruesome find by passer-by

The Star/ANN | Wednesday, Oct 15, 2014

Police removing the body of the Nepalese man who was found hanging by the neck in Dataran Prima, Kelana Jaya.

PETALING JAYA - A passer-by got the shock of his life when he saw the body of a man hanging by the neck near a billboard in Dataran Prima, Kelana Jaya.

Petaling Jaya OCPD Asst Comm Azmi Abu Kassim said the police were alerted of the discovery at about 7.45am yesterday, and a ­foren­sic team and investigators were deployed to the scene.

"The victim has been identified as 34-year-old Rajbanshi Manoj Kumar from Nepal.

"He worked at a supermarket in Kelana Jaya. He was found hung with a piece of blue cloth on the metal fence around the billboard," he said.

The body has been sent to the University Malaya Medical Centre for a post-mortem.

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