42-Year-old man arrested in robbery and wounding case in Clementi

(Morning Post) A 42-year-old man was arrested within three hours for allegedly snatching a handbag and committing a robbery and wounding case. The

Singapore Police Force issued a statement on Saturday (October 22) saying that the police received a notification at about 8:45 am on Saturday that a robbery occurred near Clementi Road 2. After being notified, officers from

Clementi Police Station reviewed the police electric eye footage to investigate, locked down the identity of the 42-year-old man, and arrested him within three hours of the incident.

Preliminary investigations revealed that the man was suspected of stealing a victim's handbag containing a mobile phone and other items, worth about 900 yuan. The female victim was also injured during the robbery.

The man will be charged next Monday (24th) with robbery and wounding.

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