Topless man arrested after seen sitting on parapet and roof of sheltered walkway at Canberra Street

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A 23-year-old man was arrested after being seen sitting on a parapet as well as the roof of a sheltered walkway at Block 129B Canberra Street.

Stomper W shared photos showing the topless man.

She told Stomp: "I looked out of the window and saw the authorities running and searching every floor of the block opposite."

In response to a Stomp query, the police said that they were alerted to a case of attempted suicide at 9.22am.

"A 23-year-old man was arrested in relation to the case," added a police spokesman.

The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) told Stomp that it responded to the incident at around 9.25am.

The man refused conveyance to hospital.

Police investigations are ongoing.

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