Four men 'admit killing' British students in Borneo

Four men arrested in Malaysia over the fatal stabbings of two British medical students have admitted the crime, a police chief has said.

Neil Dalton and Aidan Brunger, who were both 22 and studying at Newcastle University, were reportedly involved in an argument at a bar in Kuching before the attack.

Deputy police commissioner Chai Khin Chung said police had now finished their investigation after the men confessed to the stabbings.

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British students stabbed to death after 'bar argument'

Two British students were stabbed to death in Malaysia after an argument in a bar, according to a local report.

The attack happened in Kuching town in east Malaysia. Credit: Google Maps

The Newcastle University medical students, both men aged 22 and 23, were killed in Kuching town in the state of Sarawak.

Four Malaysian suspects have been arrested by police and a knife has been recovered.

An investigator told a local paper: "The suspects followed the victims when they left the pub and attacked them".

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