KUALA LUMPUR: A gang of seven men beat an unarmed man to death at a People’s Housing Project (PPR) in Lembah Subang, Petaling Jaya near here, today.
The men dragged Dharma Dass Muniandy, 42, out of his flat at 7.20am and beat him to death in the parking lot in broad daylight.
The gang then fled the scene in a Proton Waja.
However, police managed to locate and detain one of the assailants this afternoon, Petaling Jaya district police chief Assistant Commissioner Mohd Zani Che Din said in a statement.
He added that Dharma Dass’ body was sent to the Universiti Malaya Medical Centre for a post-mortem; and the case is being investigated under Section 302 of the Penal Code for murder.