The Police have arrested a 19-year-old man for his suspected involvement in a case of sexual exposure.
On 19 September 2022, the Police received a call for assistance that a man had allegedly exposed his genitals to a woman along Sembawang Drive.
Through follow-up investigations and with the aid of images from Police cameras, officers from Woodlands Police Division established the identity of the man and arrested him within four hours of the report.
The man will be charged in court on 21 September 2022 with sexual exposure, under Section 377BF of the Penal Code 1871. The offence carries an imprisonment term which may extend to one year, a fine or both.
The Police will deal with sexual offenders who threaten the personal safety of others in the community sternly, in accordance with the law.