S’porean man charged with murder

SINGAPORE- A Singaporean man was charged yesterday with the murder of Mr Dexmon Chua Yizhi, whose body was found in tall foliage at Lim Chu Kang on New Year's Day.

Chua Leong Aik, 64, was arrested by the police on Wednesday after investigations.

Chua had several construction and consultancy companies registered under his name, but their licences were either terminated or cancelled.

He has been remanded for further investigations and his case will be heard again next Friday.

Mr Dexmon Chua, 37, was found with his hands bound and his T-shirt pulled up to his neck.

Chua allegedly committed the crime with another Singaporean, Chia Kee Chen, 53, who has also been charged with murder.

Other persons are also believed to be involved. The police are looking for Mr Djatmiko Febri Irwansyah, who is in his late 20s.

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