33-year-old man arrested for allegedly molesting woman on MRT train

A 33-year-old man was arrested for his suspected involvement in a case of Outrage of Modesty.

On July 10 at 8.53am, a 32-year-old woman informed the Police that she had been molested by a man on board a train travelling from Dhoby Ghaut MRT Station to Raffles Place MRT Station.

The suspect later alighted at Raffles Place MRT Station and was arrested.  

Investigations against the suspect are ongoing.

Anyone convicted of the offence of Outrage of Modesty under Section 354(1) of the Penal Code shall be punished with an imprisonment term which may extend to 2 years, or with caning, or with a combination of such punishments.