A 31-year-old woman is facing charges after she was accused of murdering her 67-year-old father.
The accused is the adoptive daughter of the victim.
Tan Qiu Yan was subsequently arrested after the incident and charged with the murder of her father Tan Ah Bang.
She has since been remanded 3 weeks for psychiatric assessment.
She will be back in court on the 2nd of December 2022.
The Police were seen at Block 190A, Rivervale Drive, Sengkang for a case of homicide.
Shin Min Daily News reported that the incident occurred in a four-room flat earlier today (4th November 2022). Police officers were seen sealing off the scene and preventing people from entering or leaving the area.
The daughter is suspected of killing her father.
A female resident told Shin Min Daily News that she heard noises from late last night to earlier today.
The Police arrived at around 7 AM to investigate.
8world reported that Police officers were searching the garbage chute of the block, at least 3 police cars were on the scene and officers were seen conducting an investigation.
A 31-year-old woman has been arrested.
The offence of murder carries the death penalty. Police investigations are ongoing.
Netizens who saw the news were quickly reminded of a similar case at Yishun where a 19-year-old was accused of murdering his father in Yishun.