Man jailed for stealing bike, car

Fadley Faisal

The Magistrate’s Court sentenced a 36-year-old local to 18 months’ jail on Tuesday for theft of a luxury motorcycle and a car.

Muhammad Mustaqim bin Haji Abdul Wahab first denied both charges, but changed his pleas to guilty before a trial began.

Deputy Public Prosecutor Sabrina binti Haji Mahmud’s facts of the case revealed that the defendant and his accomplices stole a Harley-Davidson Sportster 883N motorcycle from a house in Kampong Kiarong at 6.30pm on April 15, 2019.

Meanwhile at 7.30am on June 20, 2019, the defendant and his accomplices broke into a house at Jalan Ban 2, Kampong Kilanas, found a key, and stole a Mercedes-Benz GLE 250d.

Magistrate Dewi Norlelawati binti Haji Abdul Hamid presided over the case.