Woman robbed and beaten up outside her Punggol flat; 20-year-old man arrested

SINGAPORE – A woman was robbed and beaten up on Thursday afternoon (Oct 18) outside her Punggol Housing Board flat.

The suspect, a 20-year-old man, has been arrested for robbery with hurt, the police said in a statement.

Only a set of keys were stolen in the incident which happened around 2pm at Waterway Cascadia, Block 315A Punggol Way.

The Straits Times understands that a neighbour had heard her shouting and arrived to find the victim injured.