Man, 46, arrested on suspicion of molesting girl, 15, on bus

SINGAPORE - Police have arrested a 46-year-old man for allegedly molesting a 15-year-old girl on the bus.

The teenager was travelling from Bukit Batok Avenue 7 to Woodlands Bus Interchange on July 29 at about 5pm when the alleged outrage of modesty happened. The Passenger Service Centre at the bus interchange called the police when the girl reported the incident to them.

The police said they managed to arrest the suspect about 6pm that same day. Investigations against him are still ongoing.

If guilty, the man could be fined, caned or jailed for up to 2 years.