4 teenagers allegedly assaulted and robbed man of $6, IC and comb in Jurong East, Latest Singapore News
Four teenagers had been arrested after a 67-year-old man was assaulted and robbed in Jurong East on July 13.
Mr Chen Zhe Yang was strolling dwelling after shopping for breakfast from Yuhua Village Market and Food Centre at round 6.15am when he was hit on the top from behind, reported Lianhe Zaobao.
He informed the Chinese each day that when he rotated, somebody took the contents out of his shirt pocket.
He stated he had solely $6, his identification card and a comb in his pocket.
He noticed 4 teen boys working away and adopted them. He stated they had been sporting the identical type of shorts and suspected they had been from a close-by college.
After about 500m, he was found by the kids and certainly one of them hit his head with a brush, inflicting him to fall in ache. They additionally kicked his hand.
“They were so strong. How could I be their match?” he stated.
As the kids surrounded him, he shortly sought assist from individuals practising qigong close by and managed to get away.
In response to a Stomp question, police stated they had been alerted to an assault alongside Jurong East Street 21 on July 13 at 6.52am.
“The police established the identity of four male youths, suspected to be involved in the alleged assault, with the aid of police cameras,” stated police.
“The four youths, aged 13 to 14, were subsequently arrested for theft and theft in dwelling allegedly committed on July 12 and 13 respectively. They will also be investigated for the assault on the 67-year-old male victim who sustained minor injuries.”
Police investigations are ongoing.