Additional charge in theft case

Fadley Faisal

A 28-year-old Bangladeshi man who was pressed with a charge of theft now faces an additional charge of housebreaking by night upon investigations.

Deputy Public Prosecutor Sabrina binti Haji Mahmud informed Magistrate Hajah Ervy Sufitriana binti Haji Abdul Rahman that the defendant, Sakiful Islam, is alleged to have broken into a storage area and stolen mobile phones, external hard disks and BND1,000 from a shop in Kampong Pintu Malim at midnight on September 23.

The court remitted the case to the Intermediate Court for hearing on October 8.