IPOH: A married couple hugged one another and wept tears of pleasure and reduction when the Excessive Courtroom right here acquitted and discharged them of trafficking medicine three years in the past.
Choose Datuk Abdul Wahab Mohamed made the choice after the prosecution did not show a prima facie case in opposition to the accused, Muhammad Yasmi Mohammad Yasin, 48, and his spouse Rossuhili Ikhsnn, 47.
The couple was charged with trafficking 10.9 grams (gm) of heroin and 9.0 gm of monoacetylmorphines at a home at Jalan Melati, Kg Sri Klebang, Chemor, Kinta on Sept 27, 2020.
In response to the information of the case, when police raided the home, a black plastic package deal was discovered on the ground along with a digital weighing scale, a clear plastic package deal containing empty plastics and another tools.
The duo who had been self-employed had been charged underneath Part 39B (1) (a) of the Harmful Medicine Act 1952 which is punishable underneath Part 39B (2) of the identical act, which carries the dying penalty upon conviction.
The prosecution was carried out by deputy public prosecutor Saifulakmal Mod Mentioned whereas the 2 accused had been represented by Mohamad Hafiz Jalaludin.
Six witnesses had been referred to as to testify for the reason that trial started in October final yr. –Bernama