JOHOR BARU (NST) – A three-year-old toddler was found lifeless by her mother in the bedroom at their house in Jalan Emas Putih, Skudai, here.
Emiliyanti Alimin, 36, from Indonesia, found her daughter, Wanda Emely Iwanhandoyo, was motionless when she came out from the bathroom to get detergent in the bedroom.
It was learnt that she returned to the room as she had forgotten to bring washing detergent for her laundry.
Emiliyanti quickly brought her daughter to a private clinic nearby, and was told to refer the toddler to Kulai Hospital.
However, the hospital had confirmed the toddler was already dead upon arrival.
Initial findings showed presence of injuries on the toddler’s forehead.
Johor Baru North police chief Assistant Commissioner Mohd Khamsani Abdul Rahman confirmed the incident and is investigating the cause of death.
“We are waiting for a post mortem report from the hospital first,” he said.