During a recent police operation against the infamous Geylang gambling district. A total of five plain clothes police was on the scene. Shortly after arresting a 18 year old “promoter” for the gambling tables.
The police was faced with 100 unhappy gamblers that wanted the police to release the young man. The police had no choice but to pull out his gun to fend off the big group of aggressors.
The 52 year old man told the police that was on the scene ” lai la shoot me” he challenged.
Who is this guy?
His name is Ho Wee Kee, he was part of the 100 man crowd that wanted to speak up and challenge Singapore’s police. The 52 year old was charged in court and jailed for 8 months. The charges are as follows
- Disorderly Behaviour
- Causing Hurt
How did it started?
on 24th of July 2015, at 9.45pm. Five police from Geylang Police Centre was on duty to patrol against vice activities. The policeman saw an 18 year old young man standing there and promoting passerby to join the gambling table. The location was between Lorong 14 – 16. (Related Post: Singapore Gangsters)
The 18 year old suspect was arrested after trying to resist and retaliate against the five police man.
Gangster Behaviour Lai liao
The 100 geylang people started to get closer to the policemen, while shouting profanities and gangster gestures. One of them flipped the gambling table and took a metal part from the table and started swinging it around to catch notice of the Police.
The officers was pushed to a corner, the sergeant that was in the team had to pull out his gun and point and the aggressive crowd. He did not place his finger on the trigger but the laser of the weapon was on. Hoping to prompt the crowd to disperse.
Its been a year… why still got gambling den at Geylang since this event….