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A 53 year old man Peh Boon Keng got sentenced 7 months jail today after appearing in court and charged guilty for his actions. The solution he used to throw as his son was hydrochloric acid. The son at only 20 years old got terrible burns all over his face.
While there, he went to the kitchen, poured a measure of cleaning liquid he took from Khatib Camp where he used to fill in as a cleaner, and took it to his child, Jacob’s, room where he throw the solution on the casualty’s face. He then left the room and left.
The victim was taken to Khoo Teck Puat Hospital and was discharged 2 days later. He has recovered from his injuries.