Home News GrabFood rider and passers-by break up a fight at Redhill Close

GrabFood rider and passers-by break up a fight at Redhill Close

The fight was between an older man and two young boys and a video of the trio's altercation was uploaded on Facebook, one of the boys in a black shirt landed a punch on the older man’s face, which sent him tumbling to the ground while the other boy was seen kicking his head

Author

Date

Category

- Advertisement -

Singapore – A fight involving two young boys and an older man was caught on camera on August 17 (Saturday) which took place at Redhill Close.

Facebook user Liew Chee Keong uploaded a video showing an older man in a black shirt and pants squaring it off with two youngsters.

The youth in a black shirt landed a punch on the older man’s face, which sent him tumbling to the ground. The other boy seeing the older man on the floor kicked his head.

Fortunately, a GrabFood rider and some passers-by stepped in to break up the fight and  separated the parties from one another.

- Advertisement -

Vulgarities were then hurled back and forth among the three men.

While the other bystanders separated the men from each other, a woman approached the older man and tried talking some sense into him.

“Uncle, enough, uncle. I know it’s their fault, but yet you shouldn’t have, it’s actually no one’s fault. But why you start first, uncle?” asked the woman.

“They challenged me,” replied the uncle.

“Even if they challenged, you shouldn’t have…” said the woman.

As the two were in conversation, the boys got near the older man and started throwing vulgarities at him. One went around the bystanders and hit the older man once more while the other tried kicking their target.

The youth in black could be heard saying, “I mind my own business; you come and punch me.”

The video ends with a few more sharp words being thrown.

It is unclear as to who or what caused the altercation.

According to a report by The Straits Times, three men, between 17 and 55 years old, have been arrested.

The police added that a 55-year-old man was taken to Singapore General Hospital and believed to be one of the three arrested.

Police investigations are ongoing. -/TISG

2 agains one ice cream la

Posted by Liew Chee Keong on Saturday, 17 August 2019

Send in your scoop to news@theindependent.sg 

- Advertisement -

First two out of group of ang mohs and foreigners fined over yacht party near Lazarus Island

A group of men and women were seen flouting safe-distancing measures while on a yacht at Lazarus Island on Dec 26 last year. The first two members of the group to face the court — Singapore permanent resident Mark Lau San...

Minor injuries for driver after SUV flips over on SLE

Singapore—A white sport utility vehicle (SUV) turned turtle on the Seletar Expressway (SLE) before the Woodlands Avenue 12 exit on Monday morning (March 1). One man sustained minor injuries in the incident. However, he refused an offer from the Singapore Civil Defence Force...

Monitor lizard eats python whole in Ulu Pandan canal, throws up and burps

Singapore – A monitor lizard was spotted eating a large python in Ulu Pandan canal. Passers-by watched, snapped pictures and pressed the video button, but guess who threw up his lunch? The lizard. The python proved too much to swallow. "Python hunted...

Send in your scoop to news@theindependent.sg 

Theindependent