Police investigating case of naked man who roamed around Tampines

Police investigating case of naked man who roamed around Tampines

The unidentified man was spotted in Tampines Avenue 9, Tampines Street 71 and on bus 168. (Photos: Yew Kwang Lim, Huang Jiaxing/Facebook)

SINGAPORE: The police are trying to establish the identity of a man who was spotted walking naked around the Tampines area on Thursday (Sep 14). He was also seen travelling on a public bus. 

The police said they were alerted to a case of an obscene act at about 7.40am.

Photos circulating online show the man wearing nothing but boots, spectacles and a lanyard, while holding a mobile phone. He was seen walking near Block 523C Tampines Avenue 9 and standing on board a public bus, which Channel NewsAsia understands to be bus service 168.

He was also spotted near Block 728 Tampines Street 71, which is about a 10-minute walk from Block 523C.

Police said investigations are ongoing.

Source: CNA/mz