PASIR GUDANG: The physique of a woman, believed to be a foreigner, has been found floating in Sungai Plentong right here.
Seri Alam OCPD Supt Mohd Sohaimi Ishak mentioned members of the general public alerted the police to the matter at 10.45am on Wednesday (Feb 2).
“We consider the sufferer is a foreigner.
“We have additionally obtained a lacking individuals report from an area woman, believed to be the following of kin of the sufferer, (who described) the garments worn by the deceased,” he mentioned.
He added that the physique was taken to Hospital Sultan Ismail for autopsy and that the case had been categorised as sudden loss of life.
Johor Jaya Fire and Rescue Department chief Saiful Bahri Safar mentioned eight firemen who had been despatched to the scene recovered the physique at 12.11pm.
“The physique was found about 10m from the river financial institution.
“It was taken out of the water with a ship and the sufferer was confirmed useless by medical officers on the scene,” he mentioned, including that the matter was then referred to the police for additional motion.