Police arrest 7 teens on robbery charges

Police arrest 7 teens on robbery charges

SINGAPORE - Seven teenagers, aged between 13 and 18, have been arrested for their suspected involvement in a case of robbery along Fajar Rd.

A 21-year-old male victim was assaulted along Fajar Road. His wallet and mobile phone were taken by a group of males.

Identities of the suspects were established with the help of security footage. All seven suspects were arrested on Thursday.

Among the seven suspects, six will face court on Saturday. If convicted of robbery with hurt, each offender will face between 5 years to 20 years in jail, and a minimum of 12 strokes of the cane.

Investigations against the seventh suspect are ongoing .

ljessica@sph.com.sg

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