Man, 48, arrested over suspected murder at Teck Whye Crescent

Man, 48, arrested over suspected murder at Teck Whye Crescent
PHOTO: Lianhe Wanbao

Police have arrested a 48-year-old man who is suspected to be connected to a case of murder at the roadside of Block 165A Teck Whye Crescent this morning.

At 4.42am, police received a call requesting for assistance after the body of a 35-year-old man was found lying motionless on the pavement near the void deck.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene at about 4.55am. 

According to Yahoo News, about a dozen officers were seen at the scene at around 8.20am

Officers from the Criminal Investigation Department and Jurong Police Division managed to identify the suspect and arrested him at 10.15am.

Preliminary investigations revealed that the incident is believed to have arisen from a dispute between the deceased and the suspect.

According to reports, the victim is said to have been stabbed in the chest.

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