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Goh Jun Guan 27 years old man was sentenced on Friday (18 November 2016) with 12 years and six months jail and 15 strokes of the cane.
He sexually assaulted 10 boys over three years.
He got close to the victims through a card game Vanguard and a game shop where he worked at pioneer mall.
He would invite the boys over to his flat if they want to be a good Vanguard player.
After that he wound take off their pants and perform sexual penetration on them.
He event kept photos of them performing the act.
Mr Goh lawyer Richard said: “Goh had been sexually abused as a child, was bullied in school and wanted to protect other children.”
But justice Woo Bih Li rejected this. “I cannot accept your explanation that you felt happier and safer among younger children as you thought you could protect them from being bullied and could keep them out of trouble,”
For the sexual penetration of a minor under 16, he could have been jailed for up to 20 years per charge, and caned. For committing an obscene act with a child, he could have faced up to five years jail and a fine of up to S$10,000.