Yesterday, a woman was attacked in broad daylight at Hougang Ave 9.
At about 10.40am, G.Abhilash attacked his ex-wife, Madam Leong Waikin who had just stepped out of a car. He stabbed her with an 18 cm long knife at the loading/unloading bay of block 961. Madam Leong tried to escape by making rounds around the car but Abhilash pursued.
It is understood that they were embroiled in a custody battle over their 6 year old daughter.
Eye witnesses said that Madam Leong suffered multiple stabs and there was blood on her face and legs. Members of the public helped to stop the bleeding.
Abhilash was allowed $20 000 bail.