The Police have arrested an 18-year-old man for his suspected involvement in a case of voluntarily causing grievous hurt by dangerous weapon along South Bridge Road.

On 17 January 2020 at about 5.20 am, the Police were alerted to a case of fight along South Bridge Road. Through investigations and ground enquiries, officers from the Criminal Investigation Department established the identity of one of the suspects and arrested him on 22 January 2020.

The man will be charged in court on 23 January 2020 with voluntarily causing grievous hurt by dangerous weapon under Section 326 of the Penal Code, Chapter 224, which is punishable with an imprisonment for life, or an imprisonment term of up to 15 years, and shall also be liable to fine or to caning. Investigations are ongoing.

Source: Singapore Police Force