| Fadley Faisal |
NINE Malaysian men were charged at the Bandar Magistrate’s Court yesterday for the wrongful confinement of an 18-year-old boy.
No pleas were taken from Jason Walter Rocos Anak Muda, 19; Fam Fook Siong, 26; Audrin Brandi Anak Pasang, 22; Johnny Anak Sprie, 21; Rubin anak Naning, 24; Garry Chong Kah Yong, 32; Duncan Lesle, 21; Lee Teck Lung, 21; and Nickson Sim, 19, as the prosecution indicated that further investigations will be conducted as it is believed that more suspects were involved.
Magistrate Azrimah Rahman ordered for the defendants to be further remanded at the Central Police Station to assist in investigations with further mention of the case on November 13.
Each of the defendants faces a charge of wrongfully confining an 18-year-old boy at Bangunan Pg Hj Damit, Jalan Perindustrian Berakas on October 1.
The charge carries a penalty of a jail term, which may extend to three years, and a fine.