Man under influence of drugs burns own house in Bintangor

The house was completely destroyed by fire.

By Malcolm Lau

KUCHING, March 14: A 25-year-old man believed to be high on drugs has set fire to his own house located at Telok Batu, Bintangor.

The Fire and Rescue Department believed the incident happened around 2pm, the time they received a distress call from the public about the fire.

According to the department, the single-story house was razed completely. Authorities were told that the fire was set up by a man, who was also an occupant of the house.

The suspect was believed to be a drug addict and had fled the scene. — DayakDaily