Tag: murder

Parents of 2-year-old whose remains were found in cooking pot charged with murder

Singapore—A man and woman have been charged with the murder of their daughter, a toddler at the time of her death. Although she is said to have been killed way back in 2014, her remains were only found last Tuesday, September 10. The couple, who...

Chin Swee Road murder: 2-year old daughter’s burnt remains discovered in a pot 5 years later

Earlier today (September 17), a couple was charged with murdering their two-and-a-half-year-old daughter in March of 2014. The child’s remains were only discovered last Tuesday, as a burnt corpse in a metal pot. The parents, a 31-year-old man and 30-year-old woman, cannot be named due to...

Man, 82, charged with murder of 79-year-old female companion in Toa Payoh

Singapore—An 82-year-old man has just been charged with the murder of the 79-year-old woman he lived with at an apartment in Toa Payoh. The two, who were unmarried, were said to be flatmates and had been living together for some time, with some reports stating...

Malaysian couple murdered, remains stuffed in suitcases

Kuala Lumpur—The remains of a murdered Malaysian husband a wife were found in two suitcases earlier this week, according to local police. The wife’s body, which was found first, was discovered by telecommunication company workers who were working with underground cables in Shah Alam, Selangor,...

Orchard Towers murder: Arrest warrant issued to accused who skipped court appearance

A warrant of arrest has been issued against a man allegedly linked to the Orchard Towers murder after he failed to turn up in court on Thursday (Aug 29). Tan Hong Sheng, 22, was one of seven people originally charged with the murder of Mr...

Husband suspected in death of domestic worker whose remains were found tied to a tree

Singapore—The remains of 34-year-old Jonalyn Alvarez Raviz, a Filipino who worked in Singapore as a domestic helper, were found tied to a tree in a forested area along Tampines Road in September of last year. Her husband, now a suspect in her murder, had fled...

Abusive husband most likely suspect in killing Filipino domestic helper

Singapore — The State Coroner revealed that the Filipino domestic helper found dead last year along Tampines Road was possibly killed by her husband. On Sept 6, 2018, 34-year-old Jonalyn Alvarez Raviz was discovered dead and decomposing in a field along Tampines Road. According to State...

Phuket resort murder: Victim’s wife clarifies media reports

Singapore—Fresh facts have emerged from a story reported earlier today concerning the death of the husband of a Singaporean woman while they were on vacation in Karon, Phuket. Bandhna Kaur Bajaj, the wife of deceased British national Amitpal Singh Bajaj, released a statement concerning the...

Road rage deaths in Malaysia, a worrying trend

At least two video clips filmed during road rage incidents —one leading to the death of a driver— shows a worrying trend in Malaysia. Drivers are taking things in their own hands to exact revenge from road incidents. Yesterday, a video clip of a road rage case...

Lawyer in Telok Kurau murder claims maid was in ‘oppressed state’ when giving police statements

Singapore—According to the lawyer of Daryati, a domestic worker on trial for killing her employer, the maid was not in the right state of mind when she gave her statements to the police after the murder. The helper’s lawyer, Mohamed Muzammil Mohamed, says that Daryati...