MAN CHARGED FOR VOLUNTARILY CAUSING GRIEVOUS HURT

A 45-year-old man will be charged in court on 24 September 2020 with voluntarily causing grievous hurt against another man.

On 22 September 2020 at about 3.44pm, the Police were alerted to a fight at Blk 182A Rivervale Crescent. The man had fled the scene prior to Police’s arrival while the injured male victim was conscious when conveyed to Sengkang General Hospital.

Through ground enquiries and with the aid of images from police cameras, officers from Ang Mo Kio Police Division established the identity of the man and he was arrested within four hours. The victim is in stable condition and is currently seeking treatment at Sengkang General Hospital.

The man will be charged in court on 24 September 2020. The offence of voluntarily causing grievous hurt under Section 325 of the Penal Code, Chapter 224, carries an imprisonment term which may extend to 10 years, and a fine or caning.

The Police have zero tolerance towards such acts of violence, and will not hesitate to take action against those who blatantly disregard the law.

 

 

Source Singapore Police Force