KUANTAN, Oct 12 (Bernama) -- A satay seller claimed trial at the Sessions Court here today to a charge each of sexual abuse and criminal intimidation of a 12-year-old girl, last month.
On the first count, the accused Zulkhairul Kople, 28, was charged with kissing the underage victim on her cheeks and on the second count he was charged with intimidating the victim.
Zulkhairul, a bachelor, who hails from Pulau Serai, Pekan near here, made the plea before Judge Siti Aminah Ghazali.
He allegedly committed both offences at 4 pm on Sept 10 at the Pulau Serai Integrated Housing Community.
Siti Aminah set bail at RM16,000 for both charges with one surety and fixed Nov 14 for remention. She also ordered the accused not to disturb the victim.
Deputy public prosecutor Farahah Mohd Nazari appeared for the prosecution while Zulkhairul was unrepresented.
Meanwhile, in a separate proceeding at the same court here today,a food stall helper claimed trial to sodomising a 15-year-old boy at an eatery in Beserah here, last month.....