MOTHER OF AMOS YEE MADE POLICE REPORT AGAINST HER UNCONTROLLABLE SON

A teenager who is in police custody for posting a video online that insulted Christianity and attacked Mr Lee Kuan Yew has been declared by his mother to be beyond her control.

Advertisement

A reliable source told The Straits Times Amos Yee's mother has made a police report to that effect.

On Sunday, Amos, who will turn 17 this year, was arrested for a video he posted last Friday that allegedly celebrated the death of Singapore's founding Prime Minister. The eight-minute-long video included remarks about Christianity that some people found insensitive.

In a statement yesterday, police said Amos will face charges in court today under Section 298 of the Penal Code for utterances against Christians with a "deliberate intent to wound religious feelings". Other charges include circulating an obscene object and making threatening, abusive or insulting communication which is likely to cause harassment, alarm or distress.

Click on the link below to read more.

Source: 

Filed Under: 

Tags: 

Advertisement

Your Views