30 Apr '17, 3am

Nine youths aged 14 to 16 arrested for rioting at void deck in Woodlands

SINGAPORE - Nine youths aged between 14 to 16 were arrested for rioting at Block 363, Woodlands Avenue 5 on Thursday (April 27). An eyewitness alerted citizen journalism website Stomp to the incident when he saw several police officers and a group of students at the void deck of his flat at around 8.30pm. He said: "I overheard that a fight had broken out among those students and some of them were even still wearing their school uniforms. "Before I had reached home, my mother told me that she heard a lot of shouting and a commotion coming from the void deck." A police spokesman said they were alerted to the incident at around 5.37pm. Police investigations are ongoing.

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/courts-crime/nine-y...

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