Suspect arrested in case of outrage of modesty at Toh Guan Road

The suspect, who allegedly preyed on a 27-year-old woman, was nabbed on Thursday in the vicinity of Toh Guan Road East.
The suspect, who allegedly preyed on a 27-year-old woman, was nabbed on Thursday in the vicinity of Toh Guan Road East.ST GRAPHICS

SINGAPORE - A 28-year-old man has been arrested for his alleged involvement in a case of outrage of modesty in the vicinity of Toh Guan Road.

The case was reported on Friday (May 12), said the Singapore Police Force in a release on Thursday (May 18).

The suspect, who allegedly preyed on a 27-year-old woman, was nabbed on Thursday in the vicinity of Toh Guan Road East.

The victim reported the incident to the police who, after extensive ground enquiries and review of footage from nearby closed-circuit television cameras, identified the suspect.

He will be charged with outrage of modesty in the State Courts. If convicted, he could be jailed for up to two years, fined and caned.