Man faces extradition from Malaysia on Wagga murder charge

8.49AM: A man has faced court in Malaysia after NSW police requested his extradition to Australia to face charges over a Wagga murder. 

The man, 28, is wanted for prosecution over the alleged murder and robbery of Deng Chi Li.

Police say Mr Li's body was found at the back of a Baylis Street business with multiple stab wounds on September 11, 2006.

Strike Force Nuggetty, which includes officers from Wagga local command as well as the state homicide squad, issued a warrant for the man in Malaysia's arrest following investigations.

The matter remains before the courts in Malaysia.

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