Shocking discovery at Bintangor market

Paramedics getting ready to remove the body from the market.

BINTANGOR, Aug 10: A 55-year-old man was discovered lifeless at a market here.

According to Bintangor District police chief DSP Sekam Anoi, the police received a call concerning a man lying motionless at the market near a toilet, at about 1am today.

The discovery was made by a member of the public.

Paramedics from Bintangor Health Clinic were called to the scene but were only able to pronounced the man, from Sungai Gemuan, dead at the scene.

Sekam revealed that the cause of death is unknown but it is believed that the victim had mental illness, high blood pressure and diabetes.

The case has been classified as sudden death. — DayakDaily