Police are on the hunt for the boyfriend of slain insurance agent Rozanah Yusak, 35, who was found with 15 stab wounds at her rented room in Desa Kepong last week.
Selangor CPO Deputy Comm Datuk Tun Hisan Tun Hamzah said police had identified the murder suspect and were tracking him down.
"We have found relevant clues and are detecting the male suspect who could help us solve this case," DCP Datuk Tun Hisan told reporters at the Selangor police headquarters here Wednesday.
According to Tun Hisan, police have recorded statements from four witnesses, including the friends and family members of Rozanah and the motive of murder was still under investigation.
"We have also received the medical report and leart that 36 wounds were found on the victim's body, believed to be caused by a struggle," added Tun Hisan.
It was reported that Rozanah was stabbed 15 times by a close contact on Dec 21 and succumbed to her injuries while being treated at the Selayang Hospital.