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Judicial CP - July 1948

Corpun file 22506

The Singapore Free Press, 21 July 1948

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Jail and cane for extortion

Tan Teck Guan, a young Chinese, who tried to extort $40 from a boatman on March 29, was yesterday sentenced to 18 months' rigorous imprisonment and six strokes by the District Judge (Mr. E.P. Shanks).

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