A 54-year-old man, who is suspected to have committed a series of obscene acts in Yishun, was arrested on Thursday (Feb 12).
At least nine cases of obscene acts were reported in Yishun between Jan 20 and Feb 10 this year, police said in a news release on Friday.
At about 8.30am on Thursday, police received a call from a member of the public stating that a man had committed an obscene act at Yishun North. The suspect was identified and arrested shortly after. Preliminary investigations revealed that the suspect is believed to be responsible for several other cases of obscene acts in Yishun, police said.
The suspect will be charged in court on Saturday. If convicted, he faces, jail for up to three months, a fine, or both.