Man allegedly confines girlfriend, subjects her to grave attacks

Fadley Faisal

Prosecutors are alleging a local man of confining his girlfriend and subjecting her to a series of grave armed assaults.

Last Wednesday, Chief Magistrate Pengiran Masni binti Pengiran Haji Bahar remitted the case against Mohammad Aliana bin Ibrahim, 42, to the High Court.

DPP Nor Hafizah bin Ahmad drafted the charges against the defendant for confining his 31-year-old girlfriend at a house in Kampong Baru, Limau Manis last December.

The charges of grave assault subjected to his girlfriend allege that he attacked her using a metal pipe and a car jack between November and December last year, another attack involving a metal pipe and a pair of scissors while in a car on May 9, 2020, an assault with a metal pipe at Kampong Mumong between May and June 2020, and a grave attack using a metal pipe, a sickle and a screwdriver between May and June 2020 at Kampong Mumong.