Man cleared of having paid sex with minor
SINGAPORE – A prostitute’s bloodshot eyes deterred a businessman from having intercourse together with her, and yesterday he was cleared of getting business intercourse with the underage woman.
Mr Ng Kheng Siang was the primary of 12 males to say trial in a web-based vice ring case, which has seen eight others jailed for as much as 12 weeks after they admitted having paid for intercourse with the woman, who was sixteen on the time.
The forty four-yr-previous – a former chief government of an environmental engineering firm – was accused of paying the teenager $330 for sexual providers at Hotel Nostalgia in Tiong Bahru Road in February final yr.
During a trial over six days which started final November, Mr Ng maintained that no intercourse happened as a result of he was postpone by the woman’s look, behaviour and manner – particularly her very bloodshot eyes.