13 May '11, 9am

Man jailed for 19-year-old murder

Man jailed for 19-year-old murder

For 19 years, the brutal killing of a 32-year-old housewife, stabbed 26 times in her Bukit Batok flat, remained unsolved. -- PHOTO: BERITA HARIAN/KARIM NASIR FOR 19 years, the brutal killing of a 32-year-old housewife, stabbed 26 times in her Bukit Batok flat, remained unsolved. Then in 2009, the case was re-opened; the new investigating officer interviewed her relatives - a step not taken during the initial probe in 1992 - and cracked the case. The fingerprints of Madam Bibi Noor Jahan's brother-in-law, taken as part of the investigations. His right thumbprint was an identical match to one of four prints found at the scene. On Friday, Vincent Teo, alias Abdul Aziz Abdullah, now 61, was jailed 10 years after he pleaded guilty to a charge of culpable homicide not amounting to murder. Teo's wife, Madam Rokiah Sulaiman, is the sister of Madam Bibi's husband, Mr Ja'afar Suleim...

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