Man, 53, arrested for allegedly punching NEA officers who asked him about being unvaccinated

14/1/2022 3:55:00 AM

Man, 53, arrested for allegedly punching NEA officers who asked him about being unvaccinated

Man, 53, arrested for allegedly punching NEA officers who asked him about being unvaccinated

SINGAPORE - A 53-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly punching two National Environment Agency (NEA) officers when they questioned him about being unvaccinated. The police were alerted to a fight at Redhill Food Centre at about 8pm on Oct 23, 2021. Investigations showed the NEA officers were conducting checks at the food centre and found the man to be...

Google MapsSINGAPORE - A 53-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly punching two National Environment Agency (NEA) officers when they questioned him about being unvaccinated.The police were alerted to a fight at Redhill Food Centre at about 8pm on Oct 23, 2021. Investigations showed the NEA officers were conducting checks at the food centre and found the man to be unvaccinated.

The man became agitated when he was questioned by the officers, and allegedly punched them, said the police on Thursday night (Jan 13).He was subsequently arrested and will be charged in court on Friday (Jan 14) with two counts of voluntarily causing hurt to deter a public servant from his duty.

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