SINGAPORE – A police document has been made regarding movies taken of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s son, Mr Li Yipeng, who was provided with a trip in a private car, said the police in an assertion on Sunday (March 17).
The car was driven using a 31-year-antique Singaporean guy, delivered the police.
It is believed the automobile changed into not a private-lease vehicle.
In the motion pictures, the person was heard asking Mr Li time and again to verify his identification, his home cope with and also his security preparations.
The motion pictures were taken without Mr Li’s knowledge or permission, said the statement.
The police said that they might be “looking into the matter with the help of the driving force because the character of the questions increases serious protection worries, given Mr Li’s heritage”.
The police said that the 31-year-old guy became formerly convicted of taking a car without the proprietor’s consent below the Road Traffic Act. An offence of driving without legitimate insurance under the Act became considered at some point of sentencing in 2014.
Separately, it’s far understood that the person became previously involved in a robbery-in-living case and turned into given a warning by way of the police.
There became additionally a police document lodged in opposition to him for crook intimidation.
Mr Li, 36, is the second one of PM Lee’s four youngsters. The Prime Minister additionally has a daughter and different sons.
The police are also investigating the move of an image showing a Facebook put up purportedly made by way of PM Lee approximately the incident.
The photo’s content has been hooked up to be fake, police said, and a 39-year-vintage man is supporting the police in investigations on this.
The picture has been circulating online on systems along with Telegram and Facebook.
PM Lee’s press secretary, Ms Chang Li Lin, stated that the Prime Minister is privy to the incident, the videos and the fake Facebook put up.
She stated: “It is of challenge that a vulnerable character may be taken advantage of like this. Yipeng occurs to be PM’s son, but many other susceptible individuals cross approximately Singapore on their own, and they need to be capable of accomplishing that thoroughly, without being taken advantage of or confused and without their privateness being breached.”
Ms Chang brought that as the problem became being investigated via the police, PM Lee might now not remark also, however, thanked individuals of the general public who had expressed subject approximately the problem.