27-year-old man arrested for molesting 3 teenage boys in Clementi

The boys made three police reports between June 21 and 26.
The boys made three police reports between June 21 and 26.SHIN MIN FILE PHOTO

SINGAPORE - A 27-year-old man has been arrested for molesting three boys in Clementi over three different days.

Three male victims made police reports between June 21 and 26, saying they were molested by a man, the police said in a statement on Thursday (June 29).

The Straits Times understands that the three victims were teenagers, and they were allegedly molested at the blocks around Clementi Avenue 3, as well as near the bus interchange.

He was arrested along the same area on Thursday, eight days after the first report was made.

He was identified by Clementi Police Division officers after extensive investigations.

If convicted of the offence of outrage of modesty, the man can be jailed up to two years, fined, caned, or any combination of the three penalties.