Motor Workshop Operator Sent To The Gallows For Drug Trafficking
SHAH ALAM, Feb 22 (Bernama) -- A motor workshop operator was ordered sent to the gallows by the High Court here today after he was found guilty of trafficking 2,719gm of ecstasy pills at a car park in Puchong two years ago.
Judge Datuk Wira Mohtarudin Baki handed down the sentence after finding that the defence failed to raise reasonable doubts against the prosecution's case.
Tio Tek Huat, 42, looked calm when sentence was passed.
He was found guilty of trafficking the ecstasy pills at a car park in front of McDonalds, Jaya Jusco, IOI Mall Puchong, Petaling, Selangor, about 6.30pm on Feb 6, 2008.
Deputy public prosecutor Samihah Rhazali prosecuted, while Tio was represented by lawyer M.Visvanathan.
February 22, 2010 12:40 PM