Body found under CTE classified as murder

POLICE have classified the case of a body found under a CTE flyover as murder.

The man was found under the flyover at the junction of Kampong Java Road and Cavenagh Road on Thursday evening, according to a police spokesman.

The body was found lying face up, clad in a dark-coloured shirt and light coloured trousers. His feet were bare, but a pair of footwear was found in the vicinity.

A pedestrian who spotted the man's body under the flyover called the police at 5.56pm, said the spokesman.

The New Paper understands that blood was found on the forehead of the victim, who has yet to be identified.

Police investigations are ongoing.

This article was first published in The New Paper.