Tuesday, May 17

Missing man found dead, semi-naked in a bush


PAPAR: A 42-year-old man was found dead and semi-naked in a bush near a pond at Kampung Ulu Kimanis near here on Tuesday.

Siva from Kg Rancangan Kimanis was believed to have died four days before family members found his body around 5.30pm.

The victim left the house on Friday heading to Papar on a motorcycle. When he failed to return home, family members searching for him found his semi-naked body clad in short pants in a bush on Tuesday evening.

District police chief, DSP George Rakman said police have classified the case as sudden death.

Family members said he has been suffering from asthma. The body has been taken to hospital for a post-mortem.