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Saturday, Sep 13, 2014


7-year-old boy found dead at foot of a Tampines HDB block; police investigating

The Straits Times | Saturday, Sep 13, 2014

A spokesman said that it received a call for assistance at Tampines Avenue 4 at 1.02pm. Paramedics pronounced the boy, who is understood to have suffered injuries consistent with a fall from height, dead at the scene.

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Here is the police statement:

"On 13 September 2014 at about 1.02pm, Police received a call for assistance along Tampines Ave 4.

Upon police's arrival, the body of a boy, believed to be 7-years-old, was found lying motionless at the foot of a block. The boy was pronounced dead by paramedics at scene.

Police have classified the case as Unnatural Death. Investigations are ongoing."

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