11 Jul '13, 11pm

Kovan double murder: Suspects can't hide for long, say experts

Kovan double murder: Suspects can't hide for long, say experts

The suspect or suspects behind the Kovan double murders will be caught “in a matter of days”, former police commanders and detectives confidently predicted yesterday. Singapore's small size, tight border controls and advanced police forensics and detection technologies mean any fugitive would find it "near impossible to escape", they said. While they might try to seek refuge, officers would already be tracing their identity and family while most hotels would demand a credit card and ID. "They will probably be caught within three days, and at the longest, seven," said chief executive of security consultancy Soverus, Mr Paul Lim, who held senior posts in the Criminal Investigation Department and as commander of Tanglin Police Division. He said it was likely that the police had identified the suspects. "Singapore is a very small place, (the fugitive's) options are very limite...

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Kovan murder suspect arrested

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straitstimes.com 12 Jul '13, 7pm

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Kovan double murder suspect identified as police officer

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channelnewsasia.com 13 Jul '13, 4am

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channelnewsasia.com 11 Jul '13, 5am

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straitstimes.com 11 Jul '13, 4am

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straitstimes.com 12 Jul '13, 11am

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