27 Apr '11, 4am
Second man charged with murder at Bras Basah
Mr Syed Ali Abdullah Alhamid, 25, was found covered in blood at Bras Basah Complex on 15 April 2011. He was found to be suffering from a head injury before he was pronounced dead at 5am while on the way to Singapore General Hospital. -- PHOTO: BH A SECOND man was charged with the murder of a computer technician at Bras Basah Complex on Wednesday. Full-time national serviceman Nur Iksan Abdul Wahid, 23, is alleged to have caused the death of Syed Ali Abdullah Alhamid, 25, with Muhammad Arsyil Johar, 20, and another man. The alleged offence occurred at the ground floor of the building at Block 231 Bain Street on April 15. Arsyil was charged last Saturday with murder. He will be back in court on Friday. Nur Iksan was remanded at Central Police division lock-up for a week for investigation. If convicted, he faces the mandatory death penalty.