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Back in 2001 a man named Gunasegaran Ramasamy who was then 16-years-old was sentenced to jail for 10 years and received 12 strokes of the rotan.
The incident happened years ago when Gunasegaran Ramasamy left his home to look for potential targets to rob. Miss Soh the victim of the crime was at a Bukit Batok HDB who she left her home to go work and got targeted by the 16-year-old.
After the victim was threatened by the 16-year-old. She handed over $30. Gunasegaran went on and snatch her other belongings and the woman tried to resist.
After struggling with the robber. She was stab by a 28cm knife.
The mother said:
“It was hard to believe that a 16-year-old was carrying around a knife and stabbed my daughter even after she gave him money.”