KOTA KINABALU: A rising local parody artist has been charged at the Magistrate Court, today, for the crime of hiding drugs inside his body.
Sahirman Pulon, 27, was brought before Magistrate Dzul Elmy Yunus for the offense committed in 26 December ago, around 10.15pm.
The accused was charged under Section 15(1)(a) of the Dangerous Drugs Act 1052 which carries the punishment of up to two years jail, RM5,000 fine, or both, if found guilty.
However, the trial will resume on 29 February next year due to the absence of chemical report.
Sahirman was permitted a bail of RM1,300 deposited with two local sureties.
Asp. Jakariya Jupakkal prosecuted. -SayangSabah