| Fadley Faisal |
A 25-YEAR-OLD local yesterday denied a charge of assault at the Bandar Magistrate’s Court. The court fixed March 10, 2015 for trial dates to be set.
Magistrate Hajah Ervy Sufitriana Haji Abdul Rahman heard that Abdul Hafiz bin A Bakar allegedly caused hurt to a 32-year-old local man by hitting his head with a Samurai sword at a house in Kampong Salambigar at about 11am on January 9, 2015.
The charge preferred by DPP Kamaliah Haji Ibrahim carries a penalty of imprisonment which may extend to seven years and whipping.