18 Nov '11, 8am

Mother fined for attempting to throw child down 12 floors

A mother was fined $2,000 for attempting to throw her daughter down 12 floors, in a suicide attempt. -- ST GRAPHICS By Khushwant Singh A mother woke her 11-year-old daughter up in order for them to commit suicide together. In her drowsy state, the young girl obediently climbed onto a chair placed at the open window of the living room. She only started struggling when her mother lifted her to throw her out of their 12-floor flat in Bukit Panjang. The Primary Five student also screamed: 'I don't want to die. I don't want to jump.' The commotion brought a tenant of the flat, out of his room. The 27-year-old technician then pulled both mother and daughter down from the chair and called the police. The mother was arrested. On Friday, the 42-year-old Indonesian national, who is a permanent resident here, pleaded guilty to endangering the safety and emotional well-being of the ch...

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/Singapore/Story/...

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