Man, 38, arrested for allegedly taking upskirt video of woman at Clementi MRT station

Investigations are ongoing.

Syahindah Ishak | July 07, 2021, 04:26 PM

A 38-year-old man has been arrested for his suspected involvement in a case of voyeurism.

Incident happened on July 6

The police said in a news release that at about 7:20am on July 6, 2021, on-duty officers from the Public Transport Security Command spotted the man allegedly taking an upskirt video of a female victim on the escalator at Clementi MRT station.

The officers subsequently detained and arrested the man at the concourse area of the MRT station.

Preliminary investigations revealed that the man is believed to be involved in other similar cases of voyeurism at various MRT stations island-wide.

Punishment for voyeurism

Police said that investigations are ongoing.

If the man is found guilty of voyeurism under Section 377BB of the Penal Code, he faces jail for up to two years, a fine, caning, or any combination of the punishments.

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