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Man jailed 12 months for molesting teen and 22-year-old woman

Published on Jan 23, 2014 6:11 PM

An unemployed man who molested a teenager and a woman within a week last April was sentenced to 12 months' jail on Thursday.

Budiman Tarmidi, 22, who is of borderline intelligence, had admitted to molesting the 22-year-old woman and the 15-year-old student at HDB staircase landings on April 12 and April 17, respectively.

The court heard that Budiman followed the 22-year-old woman after they both alighted at Bukit Gombak MRT station.

While she was walking to a supermarket, he caught up with the victim and tried to strike a conversation with her.

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