Nov 24, 2010
MURDER IN HOUGANG
Girl, 12, dead at HDB block
By Kimberly Spykerman
-- ST PHOTO: TED CHEN
A 12-year-old girl found dead at the foot of Block 573 in Hougang Street 51 on Wednesday morning, is believed to have been killed.
Police have classified the case as murder. Investigations are on-going.
The girl, said to have weak arms and legs, was believed to have fallen from the fourth floor before 7am.
Neighbours said she suffered from weak arms and legs and have to be supported by a maid when moving around.
She also attended a special school. The block comprises mainly four-room Housing Board flats.