Singaporean man charged with murder of wife, stepson

MELAKA (Bernama) – A Singaporean man was charged in the Magistrate’s Court yesterday with the murder of his wife and stepson in Batu Berendam in Malaysia between October 6 and 7.

Food delivery rider Shahrul Nizam Zuraimy, 31, was charged with the murder of Norfazera Bidin, 27, at a house in Taman Merdeka Jaya, Batu Berendam, between 9pm on October 6 and 1am on October 7.

The man was also charged with the murder of an 11-year-old boy on the same date and at the same time and place. The charge, under Section 302 of the Penal Code, provides for the mandatory death sentence upon conviction.

Police personnel escort food delivery rider Shahrul Nizam Zuraimy to the Magistrate’s Court. PHOTO: BERNAMA