Professor Er Meng Joo 55-years-old from Nanyang Technological University(NTU) pleaded guilty today for 2 counts of shoplifting.
The professor has stolen a number of items such air fresheners and toiletries. The items amount to $225.15. The crime was committed at a Dunearn Road Esso service(NTUC Fairprice outlet).
He was caught in the act by one of the employees at the store. The manager of the store watch the CCTV as Er left the store without paying on 24 Jan 2016 and another occasion on the 29 Jan 2016 at around 9.40am.
For each count of shoplifting he can easily received sentence of up to 3 years.