KUALA LUMPUR: The naked body of a man was found gagged and his feet bound at an apartment in Sri Hartamas here.
Police believe the man may have died after having rough sex.
Police were alerted to the incident at 12.17am on Monday after the landlord discovered the body.
According to Brickfields OCPD Asst Comm Sharul Othman Mansor, the landlord received a call from the victim's father on Sunday claiming that he couldn't reach his son.
"The landlord went to the apartment and tried calling out to the victim but to no avail.
"He came back the next day and hired someone to break down the door," he said adding that the victim was found naked, gagged and bound at the feet.
He also had his private parts covered with a cloth.
He said early observation led police to believe that the man had died from having rough sex.
"We have classified the case as murder and the body has been sent to the University Malaya Medical Centre for post-mortem," he said, urging anyone with information on the case to contact the police hotline at 03-2115 9999 or visit the nearest police station.