Audio techy charged with dealing with terrorist’s property

Muhammad Nazrul NoohKUALA LUMPUR: An audio technician pleaded not guilty in the High Court here today to a charge of dealing with the property of a terrorist.

Muhammad Nazrul Nooh, 37, was charged with knowingly dealing with terrorist property by allowing a transaction of RM2,000 into and from his Maybank account for the benefit of the terrorist concerned.

He was charged with committing the offence at Damansara Utama, Petaling Jaya, Selangor, between 2.22pm on April 26 and 3.03pm on April 29 this year.

The charge, under Section 130Q(1) of the Penal Code, provides imprisonment for up to 20 years, or a fine, and shall also be liable to forfeiture of any property so dealt with.

Judicial Commissioner Ab Karim Ab Rahman set Oct 11 for mention.

The prosecution was conducted by deputy public prosecutor Mohamad Mustaffa P Kunyalam, while Muhammad Nazrul, who has two children, was represented by lawyer Adi Zulkarnain Zulkafli.