Police arrest Amos Yee, the teen behind anti-Lee Kuan Yew video

Police arrest Amos Yee, the teen behind anti-Lee Kuan Yew video

Former child actor Amos Yee, 17, has been arrested after numerous police reports were lodged against a video that he had allegedly uploaded on YouTube.

The eight-minute video celebrated Mr Lee Kuan Yew's death, challenged Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong to sue him, and made insensitive remarks about Christianity.

Police had received over 20 reports since March 27 regarding the online video, reported The Straits Times. Police reports regarding obscene material that was allegedly uploaded on his blog were also received.

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