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EX-ARMY REGULAR JAILED & CANED FOR PLANNING TO ROB YISHUN POSB BANK

A security executive who was facing financial difficulties came up with an elaborate plan to rob a bank with an illegal air pistol - but got cold feet at the last minute and went to work instead. Ng Shi Qiang, 31, did extensive online research on bank heists and carried out reconnaissance missions at several banks here. He decided to target the POSB outlet in Block 926 Yishun Central 1 and turned up there on the morning of Oct 14, 2013, carrying a bag with the pistol and other equipment.

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