SINGAPORE - Paramedics pronounced her dead at the scene and police said a 28-year-old woman has been arrested in connection with the case.
Suspected murder in Tampines flat; neighbour heard shrieks at noon
SINGAPORE - The neighbour, who also lives on the 10th floor, said she heard shrieks coming from the flat at about 12pm on Thursday.
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Here is the full statement from the Singapore Police Force:
SINGAPORE - On November 14, 2013 at about 12.57pm, Police received a call for assistance at Blk 856B Tampines Street 82. Upon Police's arrival, a 16-year-old girl was found motionless inside a unit at the said block. She was pronounced dead by paramedics at scene.
A 28-year-old woman has been arrested by Police in connection to the case. Police have classified the case as Murder and investigations are ongoing.
16-year-old girl allegedly murdered by maid
SINGAPORE - A 28-year-old maid has been arrested for allegedly stabbing to death a 16-year-old girl.
The incident happened this afternoon at Block 856B on Tampines Street 82, reported Lianhe Wanbao.
The 16-year-old who lived with her family on the 10th floor was found with two fatal stab wounds in the bedroom.
According to Lianhe Wanbao, the suspected murderer is the family's 28-year-old maid, who have been arrested by the police.
A police spokesperson said the case has been classified as a murder investigation.
This article was translated from Lianhe Wanbao (Nov 14, 2013).