28 year-old Zulkifri Said was sentenced today to 2 years and 3 months for 5 charges of assault and of failing to report the death of his girlfriend, who prosecution lawyers say had been beaten brutally to death by Zulkifri after she disobeyed him.
A 42 year-old man, Lim Leong Tat, was brutally beaten to death by 2 Bangladeshi men in a back alley in Geylang Lorong 24A on Sunday morning. 2 of the men responsible for Mr Lim's death were arrested on Monday.
A Norwegian who had been jailed 10 weeks for assaulting a cabbie last month had his conviction quashed on Friday. 50 year-old Arne Corneliussen was freed on $5,000 bail after 2 new witnesses came forward to dispute the facts of his case.
A man from Chengdu, in China's Sichuan province, has been arrested after pulling a woman from her car and viciously assaulting her. A 35-second long video of the incident that occurred on May 3 has gone viral since it was uploaded online.