01 Dec '17, 7pm

[Mothership] S’poreans heap praise on woman who chased down child-kicker in Yishun, man arrested https://t.co/6RAgR9ZmWC

The man in Yishun who kicked a passing 10-year-old boy for no apparent reason has been arrested under the Mental Health Act, Channel NewsAsia reports. The incident occurred on Thursday, Nov. 29, around 12.30pm along Yishun Ring Road. In case you haven’t yet heard about it, here’s the story: Man allegedly assaulted 2 children in Yishun for no reason Advertisement From this unfortunate incident, however, we find ourselves more interested in the stranger lady who managed to chase the perpetrator down, even convincing him to return to the scene and wait till the police arrived. She has now been identified as one Doreen Chew, a resident of the hallowed Singaporean town Yishun. She relates her experience of the events that unfolded that day in a Facebook post : According to Chew’s post, she was on the way to buy some books with her daughter when she heard a commotion, and subseq...

Full article: https://mothership.sg/2017/12/yishun-assault-child-chased...

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