A team of pathologists from the Kuala Lumpur Hospital arrived at the Tuanku Jaafar Hospital in Seremban this morning to conduct an autopsy on the body of Irish teenager Nora Anne Quoirin who was found dead near here after having gone missing for 10 days.
The team, headed by a senior pathologist, arrived at about 9am in a Toyota Hilux and began the examination about an hour later at the Department of Forensic Medicine.
The compound of the department at the hospital was teeming with reporters who had gathered there from as early as 7am.
It was learnt that that two close relatives of Nora arrived at the Department of Forensic Medicine at about 8.30am today.
Negeri Sembilan Police deputy chief Che Zakaria Othman was also seen arriving at the department.
Reportedly, police officers are standing by to act on Quoirin’s case if medical examination concludes foul play.
The Criminal Investigation Department’s team from Bukit Aman are also waiting for the post mortem results to act accordingly.
A team of police officers from the United Kingdom and Ireland was spotted around the search area.
Lawyer Sankara N Nair was also seen arriving at the hospital before making his way to the forensics unit.
When asked about his presence, the lawyer told reporters he was representing the Quoirins here.
The body of special needs child Nora, 15, who went missing from The Dusun resort in Pantai near Seremban on Aug 4, was found in the jungle about two kilometres away yesterday and brought to the Tuanku Jaafar Hospital at about 7pm.
Nora Anne’s body was airlifted by helicopter from the location where it was found to the field of Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan King George V, Seremban, at 6.45pm yesterday, and then taken by road to the hospital.
Reporters were informed that the police will call a press conference after the autopsy has been completed.
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