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He made girl, 14, pregnant

After he had unprotected sex with three underage girls between October 2012 and last December, one of them became pregnant with his child.

The girl, who is still his girlfriend, had an abortion when she was just 14.

The 20-year-old full-time national serviceman was still a teenager when he had consensual sex with the girls, two of whom were 14 and the third just 13.

He cannot be named to protect his girlfriend's identity.

The court heard yesterday that he met the first girl, the 13-year-old, in October 2012 through a friend. They became an item a few days later.

Later that year, he asked her in his Teck Whye flat if he could take her virginity.

REFUSED

She refused at first but gave in after he pestered her repeatedly to have sex with him.

He met his current girlfriend, in late 2012 through friends and they entered into a relationship in June last year.

They had sex at his friend's flat in Bukit Panjang about a month later.

She subsequently became pregnant.

She aborted the baby on Jan 17.

He became intimate with a third girl sometime between November and December last year when she went to the Bukit Panjang flat to drink alcohol.

Later that night, they had sex in a room.

For having sex with a girl below 14 years old, the youth can be jailed up to 20 years, fined or caned.

For having sex with a girl below 16 years old, he can be jailed up to 10 years and fined.