Trio Arrested For Robbery With Hurt and Drug-Related Offences

28 Feb 2020

            The Police have arrested two men and a woman, aged between 35 and 50, for their suspected involvement in a case of robbery with hurt and drug-related offences.

2          On 25 February 2020 at about 5.10pm, the Police received a report from a 33-year-old male victim that he had been robbed of his sling bag containing various cards, cash and a mobile phone, and assaulted by two unknown men along Stirling Road. The two men were accompanied by a woman.

3          Through investigations and with the aid of images from police cameras, officers from Clementi Police Division established the identities of the suspects and arrested the 35-year-old woman and the 42-year-old man along Choa Chu Kang Road on 27 February 2020. A subsequent raid of their rented unit in the same vicinity found drugs amounting to about 4g of ‘Ice’, 300g of new psychoactive substances and 440g of heroin, within the unit. 

4          In a joint Singapore Police Force-Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB) operation, the third suspect, a 50-year-old man, was arrested in a residential unit along Segar Road. About 40g of new psychoactive substances was found on him.

5        The two men will be charged on 28 February 2020 with robbery with hurt, under Section 394 of the Penal Code, Chapter 224. The offence carries an imprisonment for a term not less than 5 years and not more than 20 years and caning with not less than 12 strokes. Police and CNB investigations against all suspects are ongoing.




28 FEBRUARY 2020 @ 3:10 PM