Tag: offence

Driver of Maserati found guilty of causing grievous hurt to policeman, faces 59 other charges

Singapore—Thirty-five-year-old Lee Cheng Yan has been found guilty of voluntarily causing grievous hurt when he dragged police officer Staff Sergeant Khairulanwar Abd Kahar in his Maserati at a speed between 79 km/h to 84 km/h in an incident on November 17, 2017 at Bedok...

Man fined for smashing sauce bowl into another man’s face at Haidilao

Singapore—On November 14, a man was given a S$4,000 fine in court for smashing a porcelain condiment bowl into the face of a fellow patron at popular hotpot chain Haidilao last January. He pleaded guilty to one charge of causing hurt. In addition to the fine,...

Halloween fun night turns horrific as attackers injure partygoers coming home from Marina Bay Sands

Singapore—In a true-to-life horror story, a group of eight partygoers on their way home from a club at Marina Bay Sands were attacked and badly injured by three men, one of whom was wearing a doctor’s coat. The partygoers initially thought it was just a...

Alleged administrator of SG Nasi Lemak chat group faces additional charge of possessing pornographic material

Singapore—One of the four men arrested last week in connection with the reported Telegram chat group SG Nasi Lemak that distributed obscene material to its 44,000 members faced a new charge in court on Tuesday, October 22. Twenty-six-year-old Leonard Teo Min Xuan, who is believed...

Desmond Lee: Parents of toddler in Chin Swee Road murder said she was with relatives

Singapore—In Parliament on Monday, October 7, Minister for Social and Family Development (MSF) Desmond Lee said that the parents of the little girl whose remains were found in a cooking pot at an apartment in Chin Swee Road had said to officials that the...

Man convicted of killing mistress at Gardens by the Bay files appeal

Singapore—A man convicted of strangling his mistress near Gardens by the Bay and then burning her remains has filed an appeal against his conviction and life sentence, according to his lawyer. On September 24, Tuesday, lawyer Mervyn Cheong told a district court that he had filed a...

UK national caught punching Roxy Square guard in viral video gets a week’s jail

Singapore — Stuart Boyd Mills, who was caught on video on April 4 of this year striking a security guard at Roxy Square was given a one-week jail sentence on September 23, Monday. According to his lawyer, Ramesh Tiwary, Mr Mills has been on the receiving end...

Police investigate couple who tried to join Yellow Ribbon Run wearing anti-death penalty shirts

Singapore—A man and woman who tried to join the Yellow Ribbon Run on September 15, Sunday, but were turned away for wearing anti-death penalty t-shirts are now being investigated by the police. While they have not been publicly named, due to the man’s postings on social...

Singaporean serial stalker gets a 2-month jail sentence

Singapore—A Singaporean man who stalked a Kazakhstani woman has pleaded to one charge of unlawful stalking and received a jail sentence of two months on September 12, Thursday. This is not the first time Colin Mak Yew Loong has run afoul of the law for...

Maid who abused elderly bedridden woman in her care gets 4-month jail sentence

Singapore—A domestic helper from Myanmar has received a four-month jail sentence for repeatedly pinching a 67-year-old woman who was in the hospital for end-stage renal failure. The helper, 28-year-old Lain Ngain, retaliated against her elderly charge after the older woman would insult her or throw...