Home News Man arrested for mischief by fire at St Hilda’s Church

Man arrested for mischief by fire at St Hilda’s Church

Author

Date

Category

- Advertisement -

On 16 April 2017 at about 7am, SCDF received a call stating that there was black smoke coming out from the roof at 41 Ceylon Rd. SCDF dispatched 2 Fire Engines, 1 Red Rhino, 2 Fire Bikes, an ambulance and 2 support vehicles. The fire involved some books inside a room on the second floor. The fire was confined to the room and extinguished quickly by SCDF using a compressed air foam system. There were no reported injuries.

A 60-year-old man has been arrested in connection to the case and will be charged in Court on 18 April 2017 for the offence of Mischief by Fire, under Section 436 of the Penal Code, Chapter 224, which carries a life imprisonment or an imprisonment term which may extend to 10 years, and shall also be liable to fine.

Send in your scoop to news@theindependent.sg 

- Advertisement -

Almost 8 out of 10 vote PN can’t survive GE 15 without UMNO

Almost eight out of 10 respondents on a Twitter survey voted that Bersatu will not survive GE-15 without UMNO, according to BFM radio survey held this morning (22/2/2021) during its Morning Run programme. Of the 206 voters (respondents) in the final countdown,...

Foodpanda rider called “Blur Sotong” by netizen

Singapore — A Foodpanda rider shared his unfortunate experience with a customer. He took to Facebook on Saturday morning (Feb 20), sharing screenshots of the conversation. Posted by Chan Okada SJ on Friday, 19 February 2021 The rider shared that the customer had asked...

Journalist claims Karen Mok is the only woman Stephen Chow has ever thought of marrying

Hong Kong -- Last year, comedian Stephen Chow's public and ugly legal battle with his former girlfriend over their finances gave a rare peek into the personal life of the fiercely private 58-year-old. It was reported that out of all the women...

Send in your scoop to news@theindependent.sg 

Theindependent