Teacher charged for stealing women's underwear
www.chinaview.cn 2008-02-25 15:01:50   Print

    BEIJING, Feb. 25 (Xinhuanet) -- A Singaporean teacher was charged for stealing women's underwear from a university dormitory, according to media reports from Singapore Monday.

    Lee Wing Foon, 39, an associate professor, was in the city-state for his leave when he committed the crime. A security guard at the drom then nabbed him and found female undergarments in Lee's haversack.

    "I have heard stories before about underwear being stolen, but I never thought it would happen to me," a victim, who was not named, was quoted as saying.

    Lee's lawyer, Jose Charles, told the Community Court that his client suffers from a psychiatric disorder and started taking women's undergarments when he was 14. The items sexually arouses Lee, his lawyer said.

    The lawyer also said that his client is an honorable and kind person who has no intention of causing annoyance to the underwear owners.

    Lee obtained his doctorate degree in the city-state before leaving to teach in China.

    (Agencies)

Editor: Feng Tao
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