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Two men charged with fighting on MRT train after Internet video goes viral

Published on Jan 22, 2014 10:32 AM
 
A screengrab from a video showing two men fighting with each other on an MRT train carriage. The men were charged on Wednesday with fighting on board an MRT train and disturbing the public peace. -- PHOTO: SCREENGRAB FROM VIDEO

Two men were charged on Wednesday with fighting on board an MRT train and disturbing the public peace.

Teeng Kok Yong, 40, is accused of kicking 50-year-old Ng Cheng Kiat twice in the leg on a train travelling between Khatib and Yio Chu Kang at about 11.40pm on Jan 11.

Ng allegedly grabbed Teeng's body and punched him in the face.

The brawl was filmed and garnered more than 2,000 views on YouTube. It had also been shared about 2,500 times on Facebook by Tuesday night.

 
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