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Spurned lover jailed 5 years for hiring hitman on Dark Web, Singapore News

The married man who hired a hitman on the Dark Web to kill his former lover’s new boyfriend was jailed for five years yesterday. During sentencing, District Judge Shaiffudin Saruwan said the crime was committed in cold blood, with a high degree of premeditation. Allen Vincent Hui Kim Seng, 47, a risk management executive, began an extramarital affair with his colleague, Ms Ng Woan Man, 30, in 2016. After they broke up last year, Hui got jealous that she was seeing Mr Tan Han Shen, 30, and ordered a hit…

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Married man jailed for upskirt videos, secretly filming women during sex, Singapore News

He was married with children, but that did not stop Jimson Zheng Jun Cheng from filming upskirt videos of unsuspecting women. Zheng, 31, had pleaded guilty to his offences on July 30. He also secretly filmed himself having sex with an unnamed “girlfriend” at home and with a prostitute at a Geylang brothel, without the women’s consent. Zheng, a salesman in the construction industry, was jailed for 21 weeks last Wednesday, on 15 counts of insulting the modesty of a woman and two counts of making an obscene film under…

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Man jailed for grabbing young stepson, slamming him into clothes pile, Singapore News

He became irritated as he felt his eight-year-old stepson was staring at him while he was making a drink in the kitchen. Asking the boy what he was looking at, he walked over, grabbed him by the neck and lifted the child off the ground. The man, 28, then slammed the boy down into a pile of clothes nearby, leaving the child in tears. For ill-treating the boy, he was yesterday jailed for four months. He cannot be named due to a gag order. Deputy Public Prosecutor Regina Lim told…

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Man jailed 6 months after molesting 10-year-old girl outside Bedok Mall, Singapore News

The young girl was with her friends at a carnival when the man spotted her. Rosli Abdul Hamid, 68, then walked up behind her and molested the girl. On Wednesday last week, Rosli, who has a string of molestation convictions dating back to 1973, was jailed for six months. The court heard that on June 14, the then 10-year-old girl was outside Bedok Mall at 3pm. She had just gone Hari Raya visiting and was at a carnival at the entrance of the mall with her friends. Rosli, who was…

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Ex-teacher jailed 8 years for having sex with underage female student who got pregnant, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – A former secondary school physics teacher was sentenced on Friday (Aug 30) to eight years’ jail for having sex with one of his underage students when she was just 15 in 2015. The man, who is now 41 years old, made her pregnant the following year. They broke up in 2016 and the girl, who is currently 19, found out that she was 16 weeks’ pregnant with his baby in November that year. Now the mother of their two-year-old child, she alerted the police the following month. In…

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Man jailed for vulgar calls to 999, Singapore News

Claiming to be the headman of a gang, he called the police emergency hotline 24 times over five days, hurling vulgarities and abuse at the officers. Ng Chong Guan, 30, dared them to catch him and threatened to shoot them with a gun. Later, he also intimidated a cabby over the phone, threatened a coffee shop worker with a penknife and assaulted a stranger after his girlfriend claimed the woman’s baby stroller hit her. Last Wednesday, Ng was jailed for 15 months and given an enhanced two-day jail term as…

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Maid jailed for throwing five-year-old boy onto ground in Punggol while carrying him, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – A maid smacked her employer’s five-year-old son in a field in Punggol and deliberately threw him onto the ground twice when he struggled as she tried to carry him. An eyewitness recorded a video of the incident with her mobile phone and posted the clip on a WeChat group earlier this year (2019). Deputy Public Prosecutor Ang Siok Chen said the video later went viral and was shared on Facebook as well as on citizen journalism site Stomp. The 24-year-old Indonesian maid was sentenced on Tuesday (Aug 20)…

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Man jailed for stealing police station tap, Singapore News

While at the police station to bail his brother out, the man stole a tap from the toilet for his home. Yesterday, Seah Kian Li, 50, was jailed three months for vandalism. At about midnight on March 1, Seah was using the toilet on the third storey of Woodlands Police Division HQ when he noticed the basin tap was loose. He found it suitable for his home toilet basin, and unscrewed it from the sink. The tap was only discovered missing on March 28 by a cleaning supervisor doing her…

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Former horse jockey jailed 18 months for sex with boy, 13, Singapore News

After an exchange of messages discussing the price for the act, it was agreed that Aslam would pay the boy, who cannot be named due to a gag order, $130. The boy’s father reported the matter to the police in February last year, when he learnt that his son had engaged in sexual activities. Court documents showed that before they met, Aslam had asked the victim for his age and the latter claimed he was 17. This was the only time he asked the boy his age. On Jan 30…

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Man jailed and fined for not disclosing HIV status to prostitutes he slept with, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – A man infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) was sentenced to 19 months’ jail and fined $2,500 on Friday (July 26) for failing to inform two prostitutes he had sex with about his condition. The 53-year-old, who cannot be named due to a gag order, had earlier pleaded guilty to two charges under the Infectious Diseases Act for failing to disclose that he was HIV-positive to the women. The court heard that the women, both Chinese nationals who rented a one-bedroom apartment from the man, would not…

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