43-year-old man arrested for murder after man, 46, found dead with stab wounds at Sumang Walk

A 43-year-old man has been arrested for the suspected murder of another man in Punggol.

The police said in a statement on Wednesday (July 14) that they were alerted to a stabbing case at a residential unit along Sumang Walk at about 3am.

Police officers found a 46-year-old man with multiple wounds, lying motionless outside the residential unit.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Preliminary investigations revealed that both men knew each other.

The 43-year-old man will be charged in court on Friday (July 16) with murder.

The offence carries the death penalty.

Police investigations are ongoing.



Posted by Lianhe Zaobao 联合早报 on Wednesday, July 14, 2021