Tuesday, January 26th, 2010 20:13:00
DAMANSARA: The badly battered body of a male Sudanese student was found at the ground floor common area of an apartment block in Damansara Perdana early this morning.
Petaling Jaya district police chief, ACP Arjunaidi Mohammed, said the incident occurred at 3.30am and the police were notified by members of the public shortly thereafter.
"The half-naked body had serious head injuries caused by the impact of the fall. We are still investigating the cause of death and have not ruled out any foul play."
The body has been sent to the Universiti Malaya Medical Centre for post-mortem.
Arjunaidi said the unidentified man was a student at one of the private colleges in Damansara and is believed to have fallen from the 17th floor apartment he stayed at with a fellow Sudanese.But, during the incident, the victim was alone.
"We were informed that his friend are now in Canada," added Arjunaidi.
Anyone with information related to the incident is urged to contact the nearest police station.