Woman injured in Queenstown stabbing incident, male suspect arrested
PHOTO: The Straits Times
SINGAPORE - A woman was stabbed at the void deck of a Housing Board block in Queenstown, on Thursday (Oct 11) night.
The attack, which took place at Block 146 Mei Ling Street, resulted in the woman being taken to hospital with multiple lacerations.
A 29-year-old man was arrested by police about 10 hours later for voluntarily causing grievous hurt by dangerous weapon.
The Singapore Civil Defence Force was alerted to the incident at 10.48pm. The victim was conveyed to the National University Hospital.
The Straits Times understands that she suffered multiple lacerations, and the hospital was told to be on standby to receive her.
In response to queries from The Straits Times, the police said it was alerted by the public at 10.50pm that a woman was stabbed by a man at the location.
Woman injured in Queenstown stabbing incident