Cable theft case goes for trial

Hakim Hayat

Prosecutors alleged that a local trio stole electrical cables from One Station, Mentiri, causing damage in the course of theft.

Sharin bin Mohammad, 41, Hailin bin Haji Ismail, 44, and Taufik bin Abdul Rahim, 19, denied the allegations before Magistrate Hajah Ervy Sufitriana binti Haji Abdul Rahman during arraignment at the Bandar Magistrate’s Court.

The court adjourned the case to February 18, 2020 for trial dates to be fixed. DPP Hajah Siti Mu’izzah binti Haji Sabli alleged that the trio committed the offences at 8am on January 31, 2020.