Two face housebreaking for theft, mischief charges

Fadley Faisal

A local citizen and a permanent resident were produced in the Magistrate’s Court on Thursday, to face charges of mischief and housebreaking for theft.

Prosecutor ‘Adzimah binti Salleh charged Muhammad Adib Abdul Basit bin Haji Puteh, 32, and Haji Masirwan bin Mazlan, 36, of a house break-in at Kampong Dato Gandi, Jalan Kota Batu at 11.15pm on September 9, and committing mischief by causing damage to a CCTV installed at the house.

Chief Magistrate Pengiran Masni binti Pengiran Haji Bahar did not record their pleas, and remitted the case to the Intermediate Court for further mention on September 23. The two men were released on a bail of BND5,000 or two local sureties, with strict conditions.