29 Aug '17, 1pm

[Mothership] Aetos officer allegedly told to dispose of monitor lizard rescued at Woodlands Checkpoint

Please read and share to encourage AETOS into commending instead of condemning their brave officer. A monitor lizard got lost and in the midst of chaos, it got stuck onto the fairings of a motorcycle (motorcycle body which is closest to the front wheel). The monitor lizard had its head and one of the front legs stuck onto the very motorcycle in the photo. While everyone moved away from it and pest control was informed, officer Amelia Lee braved the situation and personally dislodged the monitor lizard on her own. The photo was taken by an ICA officer and officer Amelia is now being questioned for having the photo taken despite strict codes of no photography within Woodlands Checkpoint. How could a noble act of saving a life be shadowed by the law and where is the case-by-case exception in this? Officer Amelia did not only save the monitor lizard, but also saved the rider a...

Full article: https://mothership.sg/2017/08/aetos-officer-monitor-lizar...

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