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Jakarta Post

Greater Jakarta: Dead body found in Cengkareng Apartment

  • The Jakarta Post

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Sat, March 26, 2016   /  10:34 am

JAKARTA: A dead body was found inside an apartment at the City Resort Apartments complex in East Cengkareng, West Jakarta, on Friday morning.

The discovery came about following a report from Kwan Kiok Hong, 60, the wife of the apartment'€™s owner Ayaw, 60, who had not returned home for two days straight.

'€œI decided to go to his apartment. When I banged on the door, nobody answered. There was a bad odor coming from the apartment,'€ Kwan said as quoted by

She decided to ask for help from the police. When the police came and opened the locked door, they found Ayaw'€™s dead body.

'€œWe are still investigating the case,'€ said West Jakarta Police spokesperson Comr. Herru Julianto.

He said the occupant had stayed inside his apartment for days. A box of catering meals was also found hanging on the door'€™s knob.

'€œWe do not see any signs of trauma on the victim'€™s body,'€ said Herru.

He added that the corpse had been brought to Cipto Mangungkusumo Hospital in Central Jakarta for an autopsy. The police are questioning witnesses.

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