The Police have arrested a 28-year-old man for his suspected involvement in two cases of Outrage of Modest.

On 16 August 2017 at about 4.30pm, a 30-year-old woman reported to the Police that she had been molested by an unknown person in the vicinity of Clementi West Street 2. On the same day at about 5.00pm, a 27-year-old woman also reported that she was molested at the same location.

Through extensive enquiries and with the aid of footages from Police cameras (POLCAM), officers from Clementi Police Division swiftly established the identity of the suspect and arrested him along Clementi West Street 2.

The suspect will be charged in Court on 18 August with the offence of Outrage of Modesty under Section 354(1) of the Penal Code Chapter 224, which is punishable with imprisonment up to 2 years, or with fine, caning or with any combination of such punishments, upon conviction.

Source: Singapore Police Force