Two bodies found in double-storey house in Prai

BUTTERWORTH: Police found two bodies in a double-storey house in Tingkat Talang 2, Taman Mas, Prai near here.

A man was hanged in a room in the upper floor while an elderly woman was found dead in a room in the ground floor.

Police rushed to the scene after being alerted by the members of the public at about 8.50am on Wednesday.

The bodies of the man aged 45 and the woman aged 75 were sent to the Seberang Jaya Hospital for post-mortem. Central Seberang Prai OCPD Asst Comm Mohd Rusli Noor said the case is being classified under sudden death pending a post-mortem.