MICHELLE LEE SHI HUI
Published DECEMBER 22, 2020
Updated DECEMBER 22, 2020
SINGAPORE — Seven more people have been arrested for their suspected involvement in the case of rioting with a deadly weapon at Clark Quay on Saturday (Dec 19) night.
The six men – aged between 22 and 31 – and a 22-year-old woman were rounded up by police following island-wide raids conducted between Dec 20 and 21.
Four of the men were charged on Tuesday with being a part of an unlawful assembly.
Mathan Raj s/o Kunasegaran, 26
Shankar Ganesh s/o Velusamy, 33
Victor Alexander s/o Arumugam, 27
Lashwin Kumar s/o Manimaran, 22
One of them, Victor Alexander, was previously sentenced to one year, five months and one week in jail over a serious slashing incident along Serangoon Road in 2018.
Another suspect, 30-year-old Sahadev Kumar s/o Thritraj, was also charged on Tuesday with voluntarily causing grievous hurt by dangerous means. He was among those arrested earlier.
All five men have been remanded for investigations and will return to court on Dec 29.