Man jailed for demonstrating in public last year arrested at Raffles Place for similar offence

A 41-year-old man was arrested for holding placards outside Raffles Place MRT at around 12pm on Feb 22, 2018.
A 41-year-old man was arrested for holding placards outside Raffles Place MRT at around 12pm on Feb 22, 2018.ST PHOTO: BRIAN LEONAL
A 41-year-old man was arrested for holding placards outside Raffles Place MRT at around 12pm on Feb 22, 2018.
A 41-year-old man was arrested for holding placards outside Raffles Place MRT at around 12pm on Feb 22, 2018.ST PHOTO: BRIAN LEONAL

SINGAPORE - A 41-year-old man carrying placards at Raffles Place on Thursday (Feb 22) has been arrested for allegedly staging a protest.

The placards contained messages in English and Chinese referring to the Terrex incident in November 2016, when nine Singapore Armed Forces Terrex infantry carrier vehicles were seized by Hong Kong Customs officials. They were returned in January last year.

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