Police investigating unnatural death at Little India restaurant

Police officers at an alleyway behind the Anjappar Chettinad Restaurant at Little India, where the body of a man in his late 40s was found.
Police officers at an alleyway behind the Anjappar Chettinad Restaurant at Little India, where the body of a man in his late 40s was found.ST PHOTO: CHERYL TEH
Police officers at an alleyway behind the Anjappar Chettinad Restaurant at Little India, where the body of a man in his late 40s was found.
Police officers at an alleyway behind the Anjappar Chettinad Restaurant at Little India, where the body of a man in his late 40s was found.ST PHOTO: CHERYL TEH

SINGAPORE - The police are investigating a case of unnatural death at Little India after the body of an Indian man was found on Tuesday morning (Nov 3) in a restaurant's kitchen area.

The man, who had wounds on his upper body, was found in the kitchen area of Anjappar Chettinad Restaurant at 76 Race Course Road.

The injuries were suspected to have been inflicted with a sharp object, which was found at the scene.

The police said in a statement that they received a call for assistance at a unit along Race Course Road at 10.32am on Tuesday.

“A 49-year-old man was found lying motionless at the said location and was pronounced dead at scene by a paramedic,” they said.

Preliminary police investigations do not indicate foul play, according to the statement. Police investigations are ongoing.