13 May '13, 1pm

Singapore police present evidence of suicide in controversial death of American engineer

Singapore police present evidence of suicide in controversial death of American engineer

Shane Todd's parents, Rick and Mary Todd, arriving at the coroner's public inquest. Photo: Belmont Lay Investigators and friends testified today that Shane Todd, the American engineer who was found hanging in his bathroom in Singapore last year , was depressed and even visited suicide-related websites in the months before his death. It was the first day of testimony in the highly sensitive 12-day coroner's inquest, which was commissioned after Todd's parents raised questions about their son's death. The Todds believe that Shane was murdered , possibly because he facilitated an illegal transfer of military-grade technology from the US to China through his work at the Singaporean research agency Institute of Microelectronics. There is evidence Shane was working on a radio frequency amplifier using gallium nitride, a cutting-edge technology potentially worth billions. The cas...

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