KLANG: A 24-year-old jobless man was charged on the Magistrates Court right here for allegedly murdering his 16-year-old girlfriend by smothering her with a pillow.
Lee Wei Shen was accused of allegedly committing the offence at a home in Kampung Idaman, Pandamaran close to right here at about 3.40am on June 26.
Lee was unrepresented, and nodded his head when requested if he understood the cost, which was learn to him in Mandarin earlier than Magistrate Amirul Asyraf Abd Rashid.
He was charged below Section 302 of the Penal Code which comes with the obligatory loss of life sentence if discovered responsible.
Amirul Asyraf set Sept 7 for the autopsy, forensic, toxicology and chemistry reviews to be handed over to the courtroom.
Earlier media reviews had mentioned that the sufferer, who was nonetheless in faculty, was suspected to have been murdered by a boyfriend after an argument.
The scene of the incident was mentioned to be the accused’s residence.
South Klang OCPR ACP Cha Hoong Fong was quoted as saying investigations revealed Lee had then carried the sufferer out of the room, the place the incident occurred, and introduced her to the home compound earlier than alerting his household.
He had added the household then notified the police and an early inspection discovered the woman had scratches and bruises on her face and neck.