Woman, 79, found dead in Toa Payoh flat. Man, 82, arrested for alleged murder.

Pronounced dead at the scene.

Zhangxin Zheng | September 1, 2019 @ 11:51 am


A 79-year-old woman was found dead in a flat at Block 191 Toa Payoh Lorong 4 on Sept. 1.

The police were alerted at around 3.40am and the case has been classified as murder.

The woman was found lying motionless in the house and pronounced dead by the paramedics immediately.

An 82-year-old man has been arrested and will be charged on Monday.

The police did not reveal their relationship, but said that they are “known to each other”.

There was no other people in the house when the police arrived.

Investigations are ongoing.

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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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