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Teenager to be charged after 12-year-old girl molested

Teenager to be charged after 12-year-old girl molested

Photo illustration of a man in handcuffs. (Photo: Jeremy Long)

SINGAPORE: A 19-year-old man will be charged on Tuesday (Mar 3) with outrage of modesty, the police said in a news release on Monday.

The police said they received a report on Feb 27 evening that a 12-year-old girl had been molested along Eunos Crescent. 

Through follow-up investigations and with the aid of police cameras, the suspect was identified and arrested on Monday. 

If found guilty, the teenager faces up to five years in jail, a fine, caning, or any combination of such punishments.

Source: CNA/ad(aj)

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