The Malaysian police have arrested two foreigners, a 35-year-old Nigerian woman and a 38-year-old Pakistani man, in connection with the murder of one Siti Kharina Mohd Kamarudin in Selangor.
Selangor police chief, Datuk Noor Azam Jamaludin, said they are now hot on the heels of another foreigner, a Nigerian man in his 30s, Oluwajuwon Gilbert Alowonle.
Noor Azam said the two suspects were arrested in Kuala Lumpur after 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.
“We are tracking down Alowonle, who entered Malaysia in January, 2019, to assist in investigations.
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.
He added that Siti Kharina’s body was discovered after investigating officers responded to a report made by the unit’s landlord who had spotted blood flowing out from the door.
Her body was discovered lying face up, on the floor, with slash wounds on her chest, neck and head She’s believed to have been dead for four to five days.