PETALING JAYA: Wrapped in blankets and under pillows, a woman was found dead in an apartment on Wednesday (Sept 11).
The victim has been identified as Nor Hidayah Ahmad, 28.
On Wednesday afternoon, her father who came by to visit, discovered her daughter’s body. The police are now searching for the victim’s ex-husband, Zulkifli Joned, from Johol in Negri Sembilan.
“A post mortem will be conducted to identify the cause of death. As of now, we believe that the victim died within the last 24 hours, ” said district police chief Asst Comm Mohd Zani Che Din while on the scene at Prima Damansara.
The victim had been divorced from the man for around two to three months, leaving with one child.
Residents were surprised to learn about what happened. There didn’t hear anything – suggesting a fight of any sort that had taken place.
“I didn’t even know about the incident, until our residential WhatsApp group starting to share what had happened. This is a very quiet and peaceful apartment, and I’m shocked something like this could have happened, ” said a housewife, who wished to remain anonymous. The case has been classified as murder.