4 youths arrested for allegedly vandalising multi-storey carpark in Boon Lay

At the scene, graffiti was found sprayed on the carpark’s wall. (PHOTO: Getty Creative)

SINGAPORE — Four youths aged 13 to 14 have been arrested for allegedly vandalising the rooftop garden of a multi-storey carpark at Block 183 Boon Lay Avenue.

In a news release on Wednesday (10 July), the police said they were alerted to the incident at about 4.45pm on Monday. At the scene, graffiti was found sprayed on the carpark’s wall.

With the aid of images obtained from police cameras, officers from Jurong Police Division established the youths’ identities. All four were then arrested over Monday and Tuesday.

Police investigations against the suspects are ongoing. Those caught convicted of vandalism are liable to be fined up to $2,000 or jailed up to three years. They may also be punished with three to eight strokes of the cane.

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