Published on: Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Sandakan: A man was found murdered at Kg Cahaya Baru, off Mile 3, Jalan Utara, here, Monday.
A stench in the vicinity led to the discovery of the body, some 35 metres from the main road, by the villagers who alerted the police at 1.30pm.
Thirty-four-year-old furniture shop worker Ismail Nulhasan, who only had a pair of brown trousers on, was found dead with multiple stab wounds.
The victim had been working here over the last eight months.
District Police Chief ACP Rowell Marong said the case has been classified as murder and investigations are underway.