Tag Archives: Jalan Bukit Merah

TWO ELDERLY VICTIMS OF SNATCH THEFT, THIEVES NO YOUNG SPRING CHICKEN EITHER

In one of the cases, two men snatched a gold chain from a 63-year-old woman along Race Course Road on Sunday. Police received a report at about 11.20am and arrested a 55-year-old suspect at the scene, the stolen chain was recovered after that. On the very next day, his accomplice, a 45-year-old, was arrested the next day along Commonwealth Crescent. On the same day at around 5pm, police received a report of a snatch theft at Jalan Bukit Merah. A male suspect snatched a bag containing S$50 in cash and a mobile phone which belonged to a 72-year-old woman while inside the lift of a flat. With the aid of police cameras, a 64-year-old suspect was arrested at 6.30pm.

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POVERTY STRICKEN MAN HAS NOT BATHED IN 10 YEARS RECEIVES HELP FROM NGO

For 10 years, 77 year-old Zhu Jin Yuan has lived without brushing his teeth, bathing or cleaning up the trash in his house. Neighbors living nearby know the man and his house by the terrible stench coming out of his 7th storey flat at Block 106, Jalan Bukit Merah. They also described the man as severely unkempt - neighbors have spotted large blood-suckinng ticks crawling on the man's body.

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