Friend of missing Brit: 'We are running out of time'

A friend of a British man missing in the Malaysian jungle said the idea that there is a proper professional search going on in the jungle is "laughable."

Gareth Huntley, 34, from London, has not been seen since Tuesday. Credit: PA

"There are five police, in one boat, and nobody is in control," Kyle Neo Kai Fu, who lives locally, said.

"The most likely scenario is that Gareth is injured in a ravine, with a broken leg - and we are running out of time," he said.

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