Deaths in Marsiling: Woman found in flat, man found below opposite block

(PHOTO: Yahoo Singapore)

A 59-year-old man and 31-year-old woman, who are believed to have been sharing the same flat, were found dead in Marsiling in the early hours of Thursday (18 May) morning.

The police said they received a call for assistance at Block 17 Marsiling Lane at 1.41am. The man, said to be Chinese, was found lying motionless at the foot of the block and was pronounced dead by paramedics at the scene.

The woman was later found in a residential unit at Block 16 Marsiling Lane, just opposite to the block where the man was found. She was also pronounced dead by paramedics at the scene.

Yahoo Singapore understands that the man and woman were sharing the same flat.

The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it was alerted to the first incident at 1.40am and the second at about 3.30am, and dispatched separate ambulances to each scene.

Police are investigating the unnatural deaths.