KOTA KINABALU: A senior citizen was found unconscious inside a room at the ninth floor of Kinabalu Daya Hotel, Jalan Pantai, yesterday morning.
the victim, identified as Abdul Gaffar bin Mohd Yassin, 68, from Kuala Penyu was found lying unconscious on the floor of the hotel room by one of the housekeeper who entered the room around 2.00pm for scheduled cleaning.
District Police Chief, ACP M. Chandra, said police investigation at the scene has discovered that the door was unlocked as the victim lied unconscious, with several types of medication was also found on the bed. No criminal elements were found.
“Doctors from Queen Elizabeth Hospital were also at the location and verified victim’s death, caused by diabetes and hypertension,” he said.
The victim’s body has been sent to Queen Elizabeth Hospital for further action. -SayangSabah