Former Indian medallist arrested in US for Killing spouse and mom

Vastavam web: Iqbal Singh, a former Asian Championship bronze medallist for India, has been charged with homicide within the US after he chillingly admitted to killing his spouse and mom. Singh, 62, from Delaware County in Pennsylvania, known as police on Sunday morning to confess his crime, The Philadelphia Inquirer quoted officers as saying. When police arrived at Singh’s house in Newtown Township, they discovered Singh coated in blood, affected by self-inflicted stab wounds. Inside have been the our bodies of the 2 girls, the report mentioned.

Singh was charged on Monday with first- and third-degree homicide, court docket data present, and remained in custody, denied bail given the character of the fees. There was no indication that he had employed an lawyer, it mentioned. The former shot-putter gained a bronze medal on the 1983 Asian Athletics Championship, which was held in Kuwait. This remained the most important achievement of his sporting profession earlier than he moved to the US. He was working as a taxicab driver, US media reviews mentioned.