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Cop and guard found shot dead in S'kan

Published on: Monday, June 16, 2014

Sandakan: A member of the police General Operations Force (GOF) and a security guard were found shot dead at the Taman Casa Uno construction site in Batu 4, Jalan Utara Bypass, Sunday.

Upon the discovery of the bodies near the main gate of the construction site, the public alerted the police before a report was lodged about 11.30am.

Sandakan Police Deputy Chief Supt Fadzil Mohd Ali said the body of the GOF member was clad in civilian clothes while the guard, believed to be a Filipino immigrant, was from the construction site.

He said a police team found a gun near where the bodies were found.

"We are waiting for confirmation on the identities of the deceased," he said, adding the bodies were sent to the Duchess of Kent Hospital in Sandakan.