If convicted of murder, the boy’s parents face the death penalty. Photo: Handout

Singaporean couple on trial for murder of five-year-old son they kept in a cage

  • The boy died from severe injuries in October 2016 after being scalded repeatedly with hot water, inflicting burns to two-thirds of his body
  • Prosecutor told the court: ‘This is a murder as horrific as it is tragic … The accused persons are solely responsible for these injuries’
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If convicted of murder, the boy’s parents face the death penalty. Photo: Handout
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