31 Aug '17, 8am

A WA man caught on camera assaulting staff at Singapore's Changi Airport jailed for 6+months

A WA man caught on camera assaulting staff at Singapore's Changi Airport jailed for 6+months

A Perth man has been sentenced to six-and-a-half months in a Singaporean jail for assaulting airport officers during a two-week drunken binge. Handcuffed with his feet in chains, Jason Peter Darragh pleaded guilty to four charges, including one count of using criminal force, on Thursday. The catalogue of misdemeanours began on April 20 at Singapore’s Changi Airport when Darragh assaulted a policeman while on a stopover en route to Cebu, Philippines. Jason Peter Darragh pleaded guilty to four charges. Picture: 7 News The next day, Darragh was charged with causing “annoyance” to a member of the public at the city-state’s party district and for using “abusive words” to a police officer. The 44-year-old was finally charged on May 1 with “causing annoyance” to a woman by “loitering” around a taxi stand with his hand over his crotch. Judge Tan Jen Tse said he had to impose an “a...

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