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06 October 2019

Man Arrested For Voluntarily Causing Grievous Hurt By Dangerous Means

The Police have arrested a 36-year-old man for voluntarily causing grievous hurt by dangerous means. 

On 6 October 2019 at about 8am, the Police received a report that a man had been attacked by another man with a pair of scissors along Geylang Road. The assailant was reported to have fled the scene. The victim was conscious when conveyed to Tan Tock Seng Hospital. 

Through ground enquiries and with the aid of images from police cameras, officers from Bedok Police Division established the identity of the man and arrested him in the vicinity of Geylang Road at about 8.25am on the same day. 

The man will be charged in court on 7 October 2019 for voluntarily causing grievous hurt by dangerous weapon under Section 326 of the Penal Code, Chapter 224. Anyone convicted for voluntarily causing grievous hurt by dangerous may be liable to imprisonment for life, or imprisonment for a term which may extend to 15 years, and may also be liable to fine or to caning. 

PUBLIC AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT
SINGAPORE POLICE FORCE
06 October 2019 @ 8:30PM

Last Updated on 08 October 2019