Kuala Lumpur: A female suspect has been arrested in Malaysia in connection with the death of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s half-brother.
Local police said that the woman was arrested at the airport in the capital Kuala Lumpur where Kim Jong-nam was targeted in an apparent poisoning on Monday. She was in possession of a Vietnamese travel document.
The arrest was made around 0820 local time on Tuesday morning (0020 GMT).
The suspected was identified from CCTV footage taken at the airport and was alone, a police statement said.