Autistic youth found dead

JOHOR BARU: An autistic youth was found dead on the ground floor of a high-rise apartment building in Larkin on Tuesday.

The body of Singapore national Ng Teck Ann, 19, was found at 8am.

According to his 53-year-old mother, she rushed to the balcony upon hearing a loud noise.

Johor Baru South OCPD Asst Comm Shahurinain Jais said based on investigations, there was no criminal element in the case which has been classified as sudden death.

It was learnt that the family has been living in Malaysia for the past five years.