5 March 2008
A general worker and father of five was sentenced to 45 years’ jail and 15 strokes of the cane for sodomizing and raping his underaged daughter. His children have been handed over to the Welfare Department.
The daughter was first sodomized in their Sentul flat toilet on 18 July 2003 when she was 13 years old.
The judge gave 15 years of jail time for each of the two sodomy charges and a rape charge. The father was also given five strokes of the cane for each of the charges. The jail terms are to run concurrently commencing from the date of his arrest on 4 March 2004.
The Star Online – Father gets 45 years for raping daughter