06 Feb '12, 11pm

Embarrassed to be a Singaporean Police called in to RWS after over 50 people turned rowdy.

Embarrassed to be a Singaporean Police called in to RWS after over 50 people turned rowdy.

As compromise talks failed, some of the angry lucky draw participants turned aggressive when confronted by security guards. -- ST PHOTO: LAU FOOK KONG Police were called in to Resorts World Sentosa (RWS) integrated resort on Monday evening after more than 50 people, upset that an $88,000 lucky draw had started ahead of schedule, turned rowdy. The group had gathered at the RWS forum for its annual Spend For Charity draw in hopes of winning the prize money. But hope turned to rage when they realised it was already over and the sole winner had been picked. They were upset that the draw started at 8pm, instead of 8.08pm as originally scheduled. Participants had to be present to be eligible to win. 'I specially left work at 6.30pm, had a quick dinner, arrived on time around 8pm, only to find that the draw was already over,' fumed sales executive Sandra Chung, 38. 'They are not ...

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