IPOH: Police have arrested a 61-year-old man in Genting Highlands suspected of murdering his brother and his spouse in a home in Bercham.
Perak police chief Comm Datuk Mior Faridalathrash Wahid mentioned an axe believed to be homicide weapon was additionally discovered.
He mentioned the arrest was made at about 7.45pm on Thursday (July 7).
He mentioned the suspect additionally had a earlier report of inflicting accidents beneath Section 325 of the Penal Code.
“The suspect shall be remanded on the Justice of the Peace’s court docket on Friday (July 8).
“With his arrests and the homicide weapon found, we managed to resolve the case in 11 hours after the ugly killings,” he mentioned.
Comm Mior Faridalathrash mentioned his urine take a look at got here out damaging for any drug substance consumption.
He thanked the Pahang police, Resort World Genting administration, the media and public for his or her help.
On Thursday, a report was lodged by the male sufferer’s eldest brother who discovered the 2 victims lined with blood in the lounge of their home in Taman Bercham Aman.
Police believed the murders occurred on Wednesday (July 6) evening.
A manhunt was carried out to nab the suspect who was final seen driving one of the sufferer’s vehicles.