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Woman pleads guilty to abusing her dog, Singapore News

After Sophia Ong Daijuan’s chihuahua died, a pet cremation service was called to pick it up. But officers from the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority had received a tip-off that she had killed the animal and they managed to retrieve it before it was cremated. Ong, 26, had claimed the dog had drowned, but a post-mortem examination revealed there was no overt evidence suggesting that had happened. Instead, the dog had died from trauma to its head and abdomen, along with liver laceration, blood in the abdomen, and micro-haemorrhages within the…

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Woman suffered fractured skull, needed 30 stitches after near collision with PMD rider, Singapore News

A wound that needed 30 stitches to close, and a dent in her head are the permanent reminders of a painful encounter Madam Yeo Eng Koong had with an e-scooter last year. The 53-year-old compliance executive suffered a fractured skull and needed surgery after falling backwards when the e-scooter rider came close to colliding with her. “After opening my skull, the doctor had to use the stapling method to seal the wound. I had a total of 30 stitches on my head and it was all the way down to…

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Woman arrested for dangerous driving: Resident describes her as ‘cold and aloof’, Singapore News

A 32-year-old woman who was arrested for dangerous driving has come under scrutiny after videos of her travelling against traffic and swearing at witnesses went viral online. It was earlier reported by Stomp that the incident occurred along Upper Cross Street in Chinatown on Friday night (Sep 6). The woman was subsequently arrested and had her driving licence suspended, police told Stomp. According to Lianhe Wanbao, it is believed that the woman had bought her Mercedes-Benz car as a gift to herself on her 29th birthday in 2016. Netizens also…

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Cannabis plants found in Yishun unit, man and woman arrested , Singapore News

Two cannabis plants were found growing in a makeshift greenhouse in Yishun after a raid on Monday. In a joint media release yesterday, the Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB) and Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA) said a 44-year-old man and 52-year-old woman suspected of being drug offenders were arrested CNB officers raided the unit in the vicinity of Yishun Street 31 after ICA officers detected glass apparatuses, suspected to be used for drugs, at the Parcel Post Section of the SingPost Centre. The officers found glass apparatuses and the two pots…

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Woman who drove Mercedes-Benz against traffic arrested, has driving licence suspended, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – A woman who was caught on video driving a black Mercedes-Benz car against traffic in Upper Cross Street has been arrested. Her driving license was also suspended. Police said on Monday (Sept 9) that the 32-year-old was arrested for dangerous driving. She had previously been assisting them with investigations. The police were alerted last Friday at 10.24pm to the case of dangerous driving in Upper Cross Street in the direction of South Bridge Road. No injuries were reported. In videos posted on Facebook, a black Mercedes Benz car…

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Police investigating woman who drove against traffic at Upper Cross Street, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – A woman is assisting with police investigations after clips of her driving against traffic went viral online. Police said on Sunday (Sept 8) that they were alerted on Friday at 10.24pm to a case of dangerous driving on Upper Cross Street in the direction of South Bridge Road. No injuries were reported. A 32-year-old woman is assisting the police with investigations. The Straits Times understands that she is the driver. In videos posted on Facebook, a black Mercedes Benz car can be seen moving in a direction opposite…

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Video of woman burning puppy’s eyes with cigarette and breaking its limbs: SPCA appealing for info, Singapore News

The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) is appealing for information regarding a video of a woman burning a puppy’s eyes with a cigarette and breaking its limbs. Several Stompers alerted Stomp to the video that was circulating on WhatsApp. Due to its graphic nature, Stomp will not be publishing the video. SPCA published a post on their Facebook page at 1.08pm on Friday (Aug 30) which has since garnered over 3,100 reactions and over 3,700 shares. In response to a Stomp query, SPCA said: “There are…

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Jail, caning for homeless man who sexually assaulted drunk woman, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – A homeless man, who spotted a drunk couple sleeping in public beside each other, carried the woman to another spot and sexually assaulted her. Thiruchelvam Maniam ran away when the 30-year-old woman woke up, and she alerted the police. The 40-year-old Singaporean offender was sentenced on Monday (Sept 2) to 6½ years’ jail and three strokes of the cane after pleading guilty to penetrating his victim without her consent. A molestation charge involving the same woman was considered during sentencing. He committed these offences at a bus stop in…

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51-year-old woman found dead in koi pond at condominium in Hillview Avenue, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – A 51-year-old woman was found dead in a koi pond at The Petals condominium in Hillview Avenue on Monday morning (Sept 2). The police said they were alerted to a case of unnatural death at 97 Hillview Avenue at 7.02am, and the woman was found motionless and pronounced dead by paramedics at the scene. The woman’s helper told The Straits Times that her employer appeared to be depressed and was missing between 3am and 4am. The koi pond’s water is also waist-deep. Resident Surabhi Madan, 38, who lives in an…

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What’s the real reason a woman forced open MRT platform doors?, Singapore News

Then a screengrab of a Reddit post by someone named “phong” started circulating. It read: “I know this auntie. While everyone here is blasting her, I thought I will provide some context for her actions. “The lady who scurried into the train first? Her younger sister, who is autistic. Who has a history of wandering off and forgetting her way home. “Hopefully you will begin to understand her motivations for trying so hard to board the train after her.” Though it was unverified, many shared the post as fact and…

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