Latest News

Man kills his uncle after finding dog feces on his slippers

By Mason White 11:14 AM October 27, 2015

By: Wayne Morin
A man was killed in an argument over dog feces on slippers, police in Malaysia said.

Police in Johor Bahru, said that an argument over the pair of soiled slippers led to the man being stabbed to death.

56-year-old Sahral Asmara, who is a construction worker, got into an argument with his 42-year-old nephew at a squatter area in Jalan Kebun Teh Lama.

The incident occurred around 7:30 p.m. Witnesses said that the two were arguing over whose fault it was that the nephew’s slippers became soiled with dog feces.

During the heated argument, the uncle was stabbed in the waist. Johor Baru Selatan police chief Assistant Commissioner Sulaiman Salleh said that neighbors heard Asmara screaming for help.

At the scene, they found an eight-inch knife stuck in the right side of Asmara’s waist. He was rushed to the Sultanah Aminah Hospital, where he died of his injuries.

Police are looking for the nephew who fled from the scene after the incident. He faces a charge of murder.