Boy found dead at foot of HDB block in Tampines

A generic picture of a block of flats in Tampines.

SINGAPORE - An eight-year-old boy was found at the foot of a Tampines HDB block just after midnight on Sunday.

A Singapore Civil Defence Force spokesman said that they received a call at 12.16am and an ambulance was dispatched to Block 934, Tampines Street 91.

The boy was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics. The case is under investigation.