KOTA KINABALU: A local man pleaded not guilty to the charge of inappropriate behaviour at a police station.
Sopian Danah, 27, allegedly insulted an on-duty police by saying ‘polis makan rasuah’ (corrupt police personnel), on 13 November , at Inanam police station information counter.
The accused was charged under Section 90 of the Police Act 1967 and punishable under Section 9 of the same act.
In mitigation, the vice prosecutor, Luke Ressa Balang, who represented Sopian, applied for a lighter bail amount since the accused only works as a vegetables seller.
The Magistrate Cindy Mc Juce Balitus granted RM2,000 bail for the accused by with two local sureties.
The court fixed 14 December for mention. -SayangSabah