Samurai man on train
Photos: Julian Lim and @swirlsof twitter
Police have arrested a man who was clad in a samurai costume, and wielding a samurai sword onboard an MRT train today.
The SMRT says the man had jumped the gate fare and boarded the train at Paya Lebar MRT Station at 12:30pm.
And its staff alerted the police immediately.
The man was arrested12:45pm, near Bugis MRT station.
Investigations are ongoing.
In a Facebook post, the SMRT says passenger safety is its priority, and it does not allow weapons to be brought onto its trains.
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