A 35-year-old Nigerian woman has been arrested alongside a 38-year-old Pakistani man by police in Malaysia connection with the murder of one Siti Kharina Mohd Kamarudin in Selangor.
Selangor Criminal Investigations Department chief Senior Assistant Commissioner Fadzil Ahmat said the suspect was arrested at 3pm today when he was spotted at the lower ground floor of Cheras Sentral shopping mall.
“, Datuk Noor Azam Jamaludin, another suspect, a Nigerian man in his 30s, Oluwajuwon Gilbert Alowonle, is currently at large.
Siti Kharina’s partially clothed body was found in a one-bedroom studio apartment unit in Third Avenue Condominium in Cyberjaya at about 2.30pm on May 15, 2019. This led to the arrest of the two suspects in Kuala Lumpur.
Selangor police chief Commissioner Datuk Noor Azam Jamaludin during a press conference said police rushed to the Third Avenue Condominium after the landlord had reported seeing blood flowing out of the unit.
He said the victim’s body was found lying on the floor in the back room of the condominium unit, with injuries to her chest, neck, and head.
The victim identified as Siti Kharina Mohd Kamarudin, was reported missing on May 10, after she was last seen leaving her house in Kampung Tanjung Ipoh, Negri Sembilan the day before,
Noor Azam said following investigations, two people were arrested, a 35-year-old Nigerian woman, and a Pakistani man aged 38, and disclosed that one more Nigerian male suspect being hunted down.
“We are in the midst of establishing the motive of the murder, the relationship between Siti Kharina and the suspects, as well as the links between all the suspects,” said Noor Azam .