PETALING JAYA, 3 Jan (Bernama) -- A security guard was fined RM2,000, in default two month's jail, by the Magistrate's Court here today for punching his housemate on the face for disturbing his girlfriend.
Magistrate Mohamad Ikhwan Mohd Nasir meted the sentence on Mohamad Aidil Yaakob, 29, who pleaded guilty to the charge.
Mohamad Aidil was charged with punching Mohamad Arif Bakri, 31, at a unit in Flat Impian Baiduri, at Jalan 51A/224, Sg Way, here at 7 pm last Dec 23.
The charge, under Section 323 of the Penal Code, carries an imprisonment for up to a year, or fine of up to RM2,000, or both, upon conviction.
In mitigation, Mohamad Aidil, who was unrepresented, said he was from a poor family and came to Kuala Lumpur to find a job to help support his siblings.....