KINABATANGAN, May 11 — A six-month-old woman was killed and her mom severely injured after they have been slashed by a person believed to be a relative in Kampung Ubi Sungai Pauh right here yesterday.
District police chief Supt Dzulbaharin Ismail mentioned the newborn died on the spot on account of critical head accidents sustained within the 2pm incident.
“Her 35-year-old foreigner mother suffered serious injuries to the back of the neck and her left ear was almost severed,” he mentioned in a press release right this moment.
Dzulbaharin mentioned the mom had been admitted to the Kinabatangan Hospital.
He mentioned police arrested a 60-year-old Filipino suspect in an oil palm plantation close to the scene and seized a parang believed to have been used within the assault.
Police have but to find out the motive for the assault.
The suspect has been remanded for seven days starting right this moment for investigation. — Bernama