Malaysian police seeking four more N Koreans in Kim killing

Kuala Lumpur, Feb 19: Malaysian police said today they were seeking four more North Korean suspects in the assassination of Kim Jong-Un's half-brother, but the four had left the country on the day of the killing. 

The suspects were all male and aged between 33 and 57, Deputy Inspector-General of Police Noor Rashid Ibrahim told a press conference. 

In addition to the four, three North Koreans were being sought to assist with enquiries, he said. 

Police yesterday arrested a 46-year-old North Korean man called Ri Jong Chol, who was identified at the press conference as an IT worker living in Kuala Lumpur. 

Officers had already detained a woman carrying a Vietnamese passport as well as an Indonesian woman and a Malaysian man over the killing.