Full-time NS-men had sex with 13-year-old at a Reservoir
SINGAPORE – A full-time nationwide serviceman with the Singapore Civil Defence Force was sentenced to 12 months’ jail on Tuesday for underage intercourse and desertion.
Khairul Juperi, 24, who’s married with two younger youngsters, pleaded responsible to having intercourse with a thirteen-yr-previous woman together with her consent in a shelter close to Pandan Reservoir final November, based on The Straits Times.
He additionally admitted to deserting his nationwide service obligation on the Civil Defence Academy (CDA) at Jalan Bahar for 5 months and 24 days from May final yr.
The courtroom heard that Khairul and the woman have been chatting in a shelter close to Pandan Reservoir someday in November final yr once they ended up having intercourse.
The offence got here to mild when a police officer from the Clementi Police Division was investigating a “lacking individual” report involving the teenager and she or he revealed that she had intercourse with a 23-yr-previous man. A police report was lodged on Nov 15.
Investigations revealed that Khairul was posted to CDA to proceed his nationwide service obligation from September 2012 till additional discover. But he did not report for obligation on May 21 final yr and continued to be absent with out depart till his arrest on Nov 14.
District Judge Mathew Joseph chided him for his “deplorable” conduct, and stated that she must be ashamed of himself, as a married man with youngsters.
As for the desertion cost, the decide famous that this was the third time he was showing earlier than the courtroom and warned that Khairul might face a really stiff sentence if he appeared in courtroom one other time.
Khairul, who was jailed twice earlier than for desertion in 2010 and 2012, utilized to defer his sentence to type out lodging points. A bail quantity of $15,000 was allowed and he is because of give up himself to the authorities on May 12.
He might have been jailed for as much as 10 years and/or fined for underage intercourse.
For desertion, the utmost penalty is 10 years’ jail.