Police seek man over Semporna boat explosion


Sabah police believe foreigner Astari’s son may have died in an explosion caused by a fish bomb in the waters of Pulau Tatagan on Tuesday. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, January 14, 2022.

SABAH police are looking for a foreigner named Astari to assist in their investigation into a boat explosion case in the waters of Pulau Tatagan on Tuesday.

Semporna district police chief Supt Mohd Farhan Lee Abdullah said the 40-year-old man, whose last-known address is in Kg Halo, was being sought following the discovery of a “fresh” grave at the Kg Halo cemetery, with the body of the bomb explosion victim believed to be buried there.


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