KOTA KINABATANGAN: A man reported missing at Sangau River last Sunday has been found one metre away from the incident location at 3.45pm today.
However, the victim was believed to have been killed by a crocodile, with bite marks found on the victim’s shoulder and arms by the Fire and Rescue (JBPM) personnels.
“The victim has been identified as Hussin bin Arid, 40, and working as a farmer,” said Sabah JBPM Public Relation Office, Mohd Affendy K. Ramin, here today.
The victim’s body has been handed to the police for further action.
In the 4.30pm incident last Sunday, the victim was reported missing and believed to be attacked by a crocodile while he was out fishing at the river.
His friends who saw the incident tried to save him but failed, before they call the authority for help. – SayangSabah