Baby body found mosque with animal bite marks

SERIAN, 9 Jan 2019: 

Passers-by found the body of a baby girl wrapped in white cloth, with the umbilical cord still intact and animal bite marks on the arms and waist, near the Muara Mongkos Mosque here yesterday, according to the police.

Serian District Police chief DSP Aswandy Anis said today the police were alerted to the body at about 8am and a squad rushed to the location.

“An examination found animal bite marks on the arms and waist of the baby. A post mortem will be done soon to determine the cause of death,” he said in a statement.

Separately in ALOR SETAR, a female form five student – who was severely injured after reportedly falling from the fourth floor of a school building in Alor Setar on Monday – has died.

Kedah health director Datuk Dr Norhizan Ismail, said the student, who was being treated at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of Hospital Sultanah Bahiyah (HSB), succumbed to her injuries at 1am today.

“She was seriously injured and was in a critical state when taken to hospital,” he said in a statement.

On Monday, the HSB Emergency and Trauma Department received a distress call on the incident at 7.04am.

The student who had neck and thigh fractures, as well as injury to her forehead, was immediately admitted to the Red Zone upon arrival at the hospital at 7.40am.

– Bernama