PETALING JAYA – An unemployed man was sentenced to four days’ jail and fined RM1,500, in default two months’ jail, by the Magistrate’s Court here today for causing hurt on a security guard of a housing estate recently.
Magistrate Mohd Azali Ibrahim handed down the sentence on Franklin Andres Harry, 28, who pleaded guilty to the charge.
He was ordered to serve the jail sentence from the date of his arrest, which was last April 7.
Harry was charged with causing hurt on Myanmar national Do Khan Khai, 31, at the guard post at Saujana, Damansara Damai here, at 4.35 pm last April 7.
The charge, under Section 323 of the Penal Code, provides an imprisonment for up to a year, or fine of up to RM2,000, or both, upon conviction.
Deputy public prosecutor Mary Phoon Keat Mee prosecuted, while the accused was unrepresented. – BERNAMA