[UPDATE] 5-Year-Old Child Abuse Victim Dies in Hospital, Mom Charged with Murder
Housewife Choong Mee Chin, the mother of five-year-old daughter has been charged with murder at a magistrate’s court here.
Choong nodded her head after she understood the charge interpreted by the court in Cantonese. The mention was set on 25th October 2013 at Magistrate Nor Haslinda. The offence under Section 302 of the Penal Code carries the mandatory death sentence.
Meanwhile, a post-mortem revealed the cause of Ho Yan Hui’s death to be abscess in her brain and septicaemia. Her body was claimed by her father at 12.50pm yesterday to prepare for her funeral. (Source)