|Lê Tấn Tài, 34, in Sơn Trà district of Đà Nẵng is suspected of committing murder in Đà Nẵng city. He was arrested on Saturday (October 15, 2016). Photo Đà Nẵng city portal|Viet Nam News
ĐÀ NẴNG — The central city’s public security force has arrested a suspect for a killing that occurred in Sơn Trà district’s Mân Thái ward Saturday.
The city’s investigative agencies confirmed that Lê Tấn Tài, 34, was arrested on Saturday evening after an eight hour search.
Tài, a fisherman, admitted that he intentionally killed Trần Văn Ban, 51, at Mân Thái beach around 5am on Saturday after a quarrel that night.
He confessed that he drowned the victim in the sea, 100m away from the beach, to death.
Ban was a beach management staff member.
The city’s criminal policemen found the suspect at an aquaculture farm near Thuận Phước Bridge in Sơn Trà district.
The case is under investigation.
Last year, a Chinese man was killed by his fellow countryman in a living quarter in Sơn Trà district. — VNS