Man Arrested For Cheating

The Police have arrested a 37-year-old man for his suspected involvement in a case of cheating.

On 10 October 2019, the Police received a report from a victim that a man had made an unsolicited offer to sell him a fake Apple mobile phone.

Officers from Jurong Police Division responded and arrested the man at scene. Three mobile phones, believed to be counterfeit goods, were seized as case exhibits. Preliminary investigations revealed that he is suspected to be involved in another similar case of cheating.

The man will be charged in court on 12 October 2019 with attempted cheating, under Section 420 read with Section 511 of the Penal Code, Chapter 224, which is punishable with an imprisonment term which may extend to 10 years, and shall also be liable to a fine.

Source: Singapore Police Force