| Fadley Faisal |
A FOREIGN man who works as a driver in Sengkurong was sentenced to a fine of $1,500 or serve jail for three months in default after he pleaded guilty at the Bandar magistrate’s court to consuming Syabu.
Stevanus Ng, 29, admitted taking the class A drug which is scientifically known as methylamphetamine on or about October 20, 2011.
The Narcotics Control Bureau Prosecuting Officer Ainorazimah binti Hj Zabidi informed Magistrate Azrimah Rahman that the defendant was arrested in his vehicle at a bus stop on Jalan Lapangan Terbang Lama at about 1.45am.
The defendant was with another person in the car.
The Narcotics Control Bureau agents brought the defendant and his friend for further investigations to the Tungku headquarters.
The defendant’s urine sample tested positive for the class A drug.