The Police have arrested a 49-year-old man for his suspected involvement in a case of obscene act.

On 1 April 2019 at 6.57pm, the Police received a report of an unknown man performing an obscene act near a female victim along Bedok North Street 3. Through ground enquiries and with the aid of images from police cameras, officers from Bedok Police Division arrested the man along Macpherson Road on 3 April 2019.

The man will be charged in court on 5 April 2019 with the offence of committing an obscene act in a public place, under Section 294(a) of the Penal Code, Chapter 224, which is punishable with an imprisonment for a term which may extend to 3 months, or with fine, or with both.

Source: Singapore Police Force