KENINGAU: Police has reported that the cause of death of a private college student in Keningau District Office toilet is murder.
District Police Chief, Deputy Superintendent Douglas Taong, said the result from the autopsy confirmed that the victim, Sairah Fitri Tifanus, was murdered with two stab wounds on the abdomen.
“The autopsy done at Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) in Kota Kinabalu also revealed hematomas on several part of the victim’s face and body besides from the small pierce wounds on the left chest,” he said, here today.
He said that the police is searching for the suspect to investigate the motive of murder, in accordance with Section 302 of Penal Code, for homicide.
However there are no arrest has been made for the time being.
“Police authority has proceeded with further investigation, including taking statements from victim’s friends and family members to help the investigation,” he added.
Sairah, 20, was a private college student in Petaling Jaya, Selangor, and doing her practical training at Keningau District Licensing Unit since last month. – SayangSabah