Decomposed Body Discovered Above Tawau Restaurant’s Ceiling
One of the worst nightmare happened to restaurant owner of a restaurant at Jalan Chung Thien Vun, Tawau, a dead body hidden above the ceilings of his restaurant – YIKES! It was reported that the owner was conducting an inspection of the compound at night because the restaurant had been closed since the MCO was enforced in 2020, he noticed a stench from inside the restaurant and saw bloodstains on the ceiling.
The restaurant owner immediately called the police after discovering the bloodstains. Fire and Rescue Department helped remove the body from the ceiling and sent it over to the Tawau General Hospital for a post-mortem. The body was fully dressed, bloated, and almost 70% burnt.
Investigations are still going on to identify the victim because there were no identification documents found on the body.