STOMPer M Sany was driving past Marina Bay Sands yesterday when he saw police officers and hotel staff gathered near a motionless man. The STOMPer later saw a blue tent had been erected on the spot.
Said the STOMPer:
"Dead body on the grass verge at Marina Bay Sands.
"Yesterday around 3.30pm, whilst driving towards ECP Changi, there was slow traffic.
"I saw two uniformed policeman and a group of hotel staff looking at a motionless Caucasian man near the scrubs.
"I wondered what happened.
"Later, while driving back on the ECP towards Tuas around 4.30pm, I passed by the same spot and saw this blue police tent!
"Still wondering what happened?"
A Police spokesperson said:
"Police received a call for assistance at about 3pm yesterday along Bayfront Avenue.
"Upon Police's arrival, the body of a man was found lying motionless at the said location.
"He was pronounced dead by paramedics at the scene.
"Police are investigating the unnatural death."
According to news reports, dead man was a 46-year-old German tourist who fell from the Marina Bay Sands Skypark. The man was apparently a guest of a nearby hotel.
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