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Updated: 11/15/2012 20:58 | By Channel NewsAsia

Man charged with kicking police officer

Man charged with kicking police officer


Man charged with kicking police officer

SINGAPORE: A 47—year—old man has been charged on Thursday with voluntarily causing hurt to a police officer by kicking him in the face.

Ravichandran Subramaniam is alleged to have committed the offence on November 13 at the junction of Jalan Bukit Merah and Kampung Bahru Road around 11.30pm.

He is also alleged to have committed two other offences as well — voluntarily causing hurt to 62—year—old Mr Quek Sin Teck, by punching his face and kicking his body, as well as behaving in a disorderly manner by shouting loudly despite repeated warnings by police.

For the offences involving the police officer and Mr Quek, Ravichandran faces a jail term, fine, and caning.

For disorderly behaviour, he can be jailed or fined.

— CNA/xq

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