Teen slashed in Ang Mo Kio


POLICE have arrested a teenager who was involved in an attack on another youth in Ang Mo Kio on Thursday.

In yet another incident of youth violence, a 17-year old , who was acquainted with the alleged attacker, also 17, was slashed on the right shoulder at Block 448, Ang Mo Kio Avenue 10 at about 7pm.

The victim, who left a blood trail from outside a 24-hour restaurant, where the attack took place, was taken to Tan Tock Seng Hospital.

The New Paper reported on Friday that the two youths had got into a loud dispute and a shoving match before the victim was knifed.

A police spokesman told straitstimes.com on Friday morning that the incident had nothing to do with gang activities, and investigations are ongoing.

The latest incident comes after a teen was slashed to death at Downtown East and seven others were attacked in Bukit Panjang.

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