Body Of Murdered Student Found Afloat In River

Last update: 13/09/2017

KUANTAN, Sept 13 (Bernama) -- The body of a form five student, believed to have been murdered, was found afloat in a river near the Lembah Klau land scheme in Raub yesterday.

The victim was identified as D. Yugendran, 17.

Raub police chief, Supt Wan Mohd Zahari Wan Busu said the body was found at 3.15pm, four days after Yugendran's mother lodged a police report over his disappearance.

This followed the arrest of the victim's 21-year-old friend last Monday, who admitted to having struck him with a stick before throwing him into the river, he said.

"The suspect was believed to have been angry with Yugendran who was alleged to have often disturbed him and engaged in a quarrel.....