The court was told that at about 8.50pm that day, the victim was cycling home after buying some groceries when he noticed Hashim standing near the rubbish chute area at the HDB block. Just as the victim wheeled his bicycle into the lift, Hashim followed him in and proceeded to strike up a conversation with the victim. As the lift was ascending, Hashim stretched out his hand and molested the victim. The victim reacted by immediately covering his groin area with his hand and Hashim retracted his hand.
The Singapore Police are requesting the public's help in locating a missing 14 year old student. The Police released a statement indicating that Mohd Andrian Ridzuan was last seen at 2 pm at Blk 698C Jurong West Central 3 on 4 September 2017.
Our reader noticed a Malay toddler being trapped in a car just this afternoon at Balmoral Plaza and thinks it was a careless mistake by the child's parent. According to our reader, the Singapore Civil Defence Force used hydraulic equipment to rescue the boy, who was excited upon seeing the SCDF in action.
I hope that Singapore can be a more understanding society, and social media a friendlier platform. As long as the child admits his mistake and learns from it, we should forgive, without forgetting the takeaway lesson.
A 5 year old boy in Sabah had to endure 5 hours of pain after his middle finger got stuck in a fidget spinner. His parents had to call the Fire and Rescue Services who eventually used a keyhole saw to cut the toy off. Are fidget spinners safe enough to be toys?
A former teacher of the autistic child who got rejected flute lessons has spoken up about the matter. He was disappointed in the new Yamaha teacher for discriminating a special needs child and denying him of the chance to learn music.
Pastor Davy Sim, the father of Benjamin Sim Wen Ming, added that it was not easy, but the family has accepted his death, and that they are coping. Mr Sim also said that he was Benjamin's stress reliever, someone the teen enjoyed relaxing with.
Another man was charged in court for having performed oral sex on a teenage boy in a public park. Freelance music teacher, Chan Hock, 53, was jailed for two years and four weeks for performing oral sex on a 13 year old boy in a public toilet at Tiong Bahru Park.
A 63 year old retiree is currently on trial for allegations of sexually assaulting a 12 year old boy at a Tampines park toilet. Chua Hock Leong, who is married with a daughter, is accused of performing oral sex on the Secondary 1 student in January last year