80-year-old man was Char Chin Fah has been charged with murder. Police suspect he killed his daugher-in-law 54-year-old Ong Guat leng yesterday morning (21Aug). Ong’s bloodied body was found in the bedroom of her third-floor HDB flat in Tampines Block 440, Street 43. Char allegedly killed her between 9am and 10.04am.
Char has been charged in court, and is now detained in Central Police Division, as investigations continue. If found guilty of murder, he faces the death penalty.