The victim, Rachel Lim En Hui, using the injuries presumably inflicted by her ex-boyfriend. (Photo: court papers)
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SINGAPORE: a health care provider on trial for savagely assaulting their gf after she declined intercourse took the stand in their very own defence on Tuesday (Nov 5) and reported which he could perhaps not keep in mind exactly what took place.
Clarence Teo Shun Jie, a 35-year-old locum or stand-in physician, told the court which he had severe alcoholism at that time and contains experienced black-outs after ingesting.
Clarence Teo Shun Jie in the State Courts on Nov 5, 2019. (Picture: TODAY/Raj Nadarajan)
He presumably locked 27-year-old Rachel Lim En Hui in an area at his Redhill flat on Aug 27, 2017.
He’s accused of punching her repeatedly, striking her head from the wall and making her with multiple fractures that are facial other injuries.
Their dad called the authorities at around 4am, and officers during the scene heard screams and shouts originating from inside Teo’s locked space.
If they broke along the door to get entry, an officer saw the target weeping in a large part associated with space by having a inflamed, bloodied face, while Teo ended up being aware and lying from the sleep.
He had been taken fully to hospital in handcuffs even though the target invested 21 times in medical center.
Teo, whom faces a cost of voluntarily causing grievous hurt and another of wrongful confinement, told the court he endured serious alcoholism, whilst the target purportedly has disorder that is bipolar.
Teo told the court which he had opted down using the victim that time for karaoke and beverages. Read more