Chin Swee Road couple allegedly went out as family with other children after toddler’s murder

Stable alternative care arrangements have been made for their other children.

Zhangxin Zheng | September 18, 09:38 pm


More details about the couple who have been arrested on Sep. 10, 2019 for allegedly murdering their two-and-a-half-year-old daughter in their Chin Swee Road flat has emerged.

The murder was allegedly committed five years ago and the corpse of the victim was hidden at home since 2014.

It was allegedly discovered by accident as the male suspect’s brother was looking for food and likely took the corpse out of the fridge.

Chin Swee Road couple’s brother suspected to have discovered child corpse while looking for food

In the latest update, Chinese daily Shin Min Daily News reported more about the couple’s relationship and the Chin Swee Road unit based on what was found on their Facebook accounts.

However, the couple is not named due to a gag order.

Editor’s note Sep. 19, 2019, 1.10pm: Details in this article have been removed as the information can lead to the identification of the family and a violation of the court imposed gag order.

Here are the previous articles:

Chin Swee Road couple’s brother suspected to have discovered child corpse while looking for food

Chinese newspaper lists questions about how Chin Swee toddler corpse found 5 years after murder occurred

Chin Swee Road couple killed daughter in 2014 but remains only discovered in pot in 2019

Man, 31 & woman, 30, to be charged with murder of 2½-year-old child found in Chin Swee Road flat

Burnt corpse of foetus in metal pot allegedly found in Chin Swee Road HDB flat in Outram

About Zhangxin Zheng

Zhangxin’s favourite pastime is singing Mulan’s soundtrack in the mangrove forests. She hopes to perfect the art of napping in a hammock in the mangroves without being drowned by rising sea levels.

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