Netizens divided on row involving autistic boy, 5

He is seen on video being kicked and shoved by man for trying to take toys from his kids

The recent incident involving the abuse of a boy with autism at an indoor playground in Yishun has sparked strong online debate.

On April 9, a five-year-old boy wanted to play with toys a family of four were using in a playden at Sunshine Children Playground.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 14, 2018, with the headline 'Netizens divided on row involving autistic boy, 5'. Print Edition | Subscribe