Malaka, Mercinews.com – year-old durian farmer was charged with the murder of his Indonesian girlfriend at the Magistrate’s Court here.
Loh Kui Khong, who was produced before magistrate Teoh Shu Yee on Tuesday (Sept 22), had the charge read to him in Mandarin by an interpreter.
According to the charge sheet, Loh murdered the Indonesian woman in a house inside a durian orchard in Taman Bertam Impian, Tanjung Minyak, between 12am to 8am on Sept 7.
He was charged under Section 302 of the Penal Code which carries a mandatory death sentence upon conviction.
The court also fixed Nov 24 as the re-mention date.
The prosecution of the case follows from a report lodged by the son of the accused at the Tanjung Minyak police station, after he found dismembered human body parts in a plastic bag at 10.47pm on Sept 7.