Police arrest 13-year-old who threatened to bomb MBS

The boy, believed to be from India but attending school here, said in a Facebook post that the day he leaves Singapore, he is going to take "a big big revenge" and "spit everywhere" and "plant bombs on Marina Bay Sands". The post also contained an expletive and was critical of Singapore.

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In a statement to AsiaOne, the police confirmed the arrest.

The full statement from the Singapore Police Force is as follows:

Police have arrested a 13-year-old male in relation to the case.

The case is classified as a Breach of Prohibition Against False Threats of Terrorist Acts under Regulation 8(1) of the United Nations (Anti Terrorism Measures) Regulations 2001.

The offence is punishable with a fine not exceeding $100,000 or imprisonment for a term not exceeding 5 years or both.

Investigations are ongoing.

Police arrest 13-year-old who threatened to bomb MBS
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