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19-Year-Old Subang University Student Stole A Gun And Shot Himself In A Campus Toilet

His body was found by the university's cleaner.

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Yesterday, 26 June, a 19-year-old student at a private university in Subang Jaya, Selangor shot himself to death with a stolen gun

According to China Press, the student stole a Walther gun from a shooting club two hours before he committed suicide in a campus toilet.

The shooting club lodged a police report after noticing a gun was missing.

The student had been a member of the shooting club since 2015.

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Image via National Shooting Association of Malaysia

The student's father revealed that he had been suffering from depression for a year

According to China Press, the student was 10 months into studying Quantity Surveying at the university.

According to the police, the student's body was found by a cleaner who tried to unlock the toilet he was in

Subang Jaya district police chief ACP Mohammad Azlin Sadari

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China Press reported Subang Jaya district police chief ACP Mohammad Azlin Sadari as saying that the cleaner found a gun next to his bloodied body.

A forensics team and a K-9 unit had also been deployed to the scene for investigation.

Police cars were seen at the university.

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Witnesses told SAYS that the area where the incident happened was shut off by the police.

Mohammad Azlin said the case has been classified as a sudden death.

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