SINGAPORE – A police officer was found with a gunshot wound at 1 Bayfront Avenue and was subsequently pronounced dead on Monday morning.

According to a statement released by the police, a firearm was found on the scene, and was subsequently seized.

“Based on preliminary investigations, (the) police do not suspect foul play and investigations are ongoing,” it added.

The officer was a 29-year-old from the Central Police Division.

The Straits Times has contacted the police to inquire about the type and origin of the firearm that was seized.