Tag: murder

Trump calls for ‘war’ on cartels after Mormons murdered in Mexico

President Donald Trump offered Tuesday to help Mexico hunt the killers of nine Mormon women and children shot dead in a lawless border area, and said the United States stood ready to back its southern neighbor in a "war" on drug cartels. Gunmen ambushed the...

Man charged with murder of mother and grandmother at Commonwealth Avenue

Singapore—A 22-year-old man was arrested on Sunday night, Oct 27, and charged on Monday Oct 28, for murdering two older female relatives. Police were alerted to an incident of two unnatural deaths at 7:24 pm at Block 7A in Commonwealth Avenue. In a statement, the Singapore...

Singaporean charged with murder of wife and stepson in Melaka body parts mystery

Melaka — A Singaporean who led police to the gruesome discovery of body parts in the upper part of the home he rented in Melaka earlier this month has been charged with the murder of his wife and 11-year-old stepson. The charges against Shahrul...

Murderer who triggered Hong Kong protests will go to Taiwan: pastor

A man who inadvertently triggered Hong Kong's huge protests after he murdered his girlfriend in Taiwan has agreed to return to the island to face justice, a clergyman who has visited him in prison said on Friday. Chan Tong-kai, 20, is wanted in Taiwan for...

An Indonesian pedicab driver’s love triangle 

A heart-broken pedicab driver could not take it anymore and killed a rival who was dating his lover, a woman whose husband lives in Kalimantan. 38-year-old, Budiono fell in love with Puji who has no children from her legal husband, but Puji was also dating Antok...

Singaporean man who allegedly murdered his wife, stepson leads police to discover severed heads

Melaka—The location of the severed human heads, allegedly of a woman and her son, was revealed to local police by the Singaporean man said to be responsible for their murders, but police have yet to confirm the identities of their finds. The gruesome story began...

Turkey femicide trial opens after viral video

by Raziye Akkoc A high-profile trial began Wednesday over the murder of a Turkish woman whose stabbing by her ex-husband was caught on video and triggered a debate over a spike in femicide. The killing of 38-year-old Emine Bulut in August sparked outrage across Turkey and...

Chin Swee Road murder: Parents of toddler placed under psychiatric observation

The 30-year-old mother of a toddler, whose remains were found in a Chin Swee Road rental flat three weeks ago, was on Tuesday (October 1) ordered to be remanded in Changi Prison’s Complex Medical Centre for three weeks for psychiatric observation. The man suspected of...

Mom hires hitmen to kill homosexual son in Indonesia

Indonesia has been rocked by the gruesome murder of a man who was killed by a group of hitmen hired by his own mother to execute him because of his sexual orientation. The mother allegedly told the hitmen to kill her son because she believed her...

Chin Swee Road murder: Family interacted with various govt agencies over the years

The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) revealed that the family of the two-year-old Chin Swee Road toddler who died has had interactions with various government agencies and community organisations over the years. The couple charged in court last Tuesday (September 17) with murdering...