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7 men arrested for allegedly rioting in Woodlands, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – Seven men aged between 17 and 21 have been arrested for allegedly rioting in Woodlands. The police, in a statement on Thursday (May 23), said they received several reports of a fight at Block 604 Woodlands Drive 42 just past midnight on May 17. The group involved in the fight fled before the authorities arrived at the scene. A 27-year-old man was conscious when taken to Khoo Teck Puat Hospital. Officers from Woodlands Police Division arrested the men involved in the fight on Wednesday. If convicted for rioting,…

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NUS student who allegedly filmed female student in hall bathroom changed his attire to avoid being identified, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – A 26-year-old National University of Singapore (NUS) student who was arrested on Saturday (May 11) for allegedly filming another student in a residence hall bathroom had changed his attire immediately after committing the offences to avoid being identified, the police have said. In a statement on Monday, the police said that investigations revealed the man is also believed to be involved in other similar cases. A NUS spokesman said the incident occurred at Raffles Hall. Both the man and the 23-year-old female victim reside in the same hall,…

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NUS student arrested after allegedly filming female student in bathroom, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – A female student at the National University of Singapore (NUS) was allegedly filmed by another student in a bathroom at one of the residence halls on Saturday morning (May 11). A police report has been made about the incident at Raffles Hall and the suspect has been apprehended by the police for further investigations, said an NUS spokesman. Police said they received a call for assistance around 8.10am, and subsequently arrested a 26-year-old NUS male student, a resident of the same residential hall, for criminal trespass. The man…

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Lazada customer alerts site of allegedly fraudulent activity after receiving a key ring instead of keyboards , Singapore, Digital News

A disgruntled Lazada user has gone onto Facebook to decry the online shopping site’s reliability after he allegedly (1) failed to receive the items he ordered and (2) failed to get a refund for a product that was wrongly sent. “It is no longer safe,” declared Howard Toh about shopping on Lazada in a Facebook post that has since gone viral after he recounted his experience last Saturday. According to Toh, he purchased three sets foldable wireless keyboards off Lazada — items that didn’t arrive at all. What he got…

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Uncle strips off clothes, allegedly tries to force open Ang Mo Kio resident’s door, Singapore News

A 53-year-old man who was caught on camera removing his clothes along a corridor in Ang Mo Kio after allegedly trying to force open a resident’s door is currently assisting with police investigations. In response to a Stomp query, the police said they were alerted to a case of public nuisance at Block 150 Ang Mo Kio Ave 5 on April 30, at 12.52am. Facebook user CharLowe LC posted videos of the man and alleged that he had been loitering along the corridor at “all times”. She also wrote: “Some…

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Blind tissue seller allegedly robbed of earnings in Yishun underpass, police investigating, Singapore News

The police are investigating an incident where a visually-impaired woman was allegedly robbed in Yishun on Tuesday evening (April 30), they told Stomp in response to queries. Facebook user Jessica Vincent posted about the incident, which occurred in the underpass linking Yishun MRT Station and Northpoint City shopping mall at around 7.20pm. In her post on Wednesday (May 1), Jessica alleged that a blind woman was robbed by another woman, who reportedly “snatched” a bag containing the victim’s “whole day’s collection” and then ran off. The blind woman is believed…

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Videos allegedly of lawyer Samuel Seow hitting female employees surface, Singapore News

Nearly a year since Samuel Seow was accused of assaulting his employees, CCTV footage allegedly showing the prominent lawyer and entertainment industry figure acting hostile against female subordinates emerged on YouTube yesterday (April 25). The disturbing clip, which was subsequently shared on Facebook, shows a man physically and verbally abusing a young lady before turning his ire towards an older employee who had attempted to calm him down. Another clip captured prior to the big scuffle shows the man intimidating a young staff. A police report was filed against Seow last April. A 30-minute audio clip…

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Man allegedly takes photos of another man in NTU hall shower, police investigating, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – A peeping Tom case in a male toilet at a hall of residence in Nanyang Technological University (NTU) has surfaced, amid a robust debate on how sexual misconduct cases in universities should be handled. In response to queries from The Straits Times, the police said they received a 999 call for assistance at 1.11pm on Sunday (April 21), with the caller alleging a man had taken photographs of another man in a shower at the hall’s toilet. A 19-year-old man, who is not a resident of the hall,…

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Great Eastern suspends employee who allegedly filmed NUS undergrad in shower, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – Insurer Great Eastern Singapore has suspended a financial adviser who is allegedly the National University of Singapore (NUS) undergraduate who had filmed a woman in a shower at a student residential hall on the campus. It has also identified him as Mr Nicholas Lim, “a Great Eastern financial representative”, in a Facebook statement on Monday (April 22). When contacted by The Straits Times, it would only say Mr Lim had joined the company in August last year. The company statement said “he has been placed on immediate suspension…

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Police investigating case of e-scooter rider who allegedly hit child along Orchard Road, Singapore News

The police are investigating a case of an e-scooter rider who allegedly hit a child along Orchard Road on Friday evening (Apr 19). Several Stomp contributors alerted Stomp to a video of the confrontation between the rider and the child’s father that was posted to Complaint Singapore’s Facebook group page. In the video, a group of women are seen tending to a child as his father hurls vulgarities at the e-scooter rider. According to the post, the father of the kid had allegedly punched the rider after he struck his son. It added…

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