Local man detained for threatening his mother

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BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN

A LOCAL man is being held by police after he pleaded not guilty to threatening his mother and shattering a window at their home.

Hj Muhd Dhiyaulhaq Hj Ariffin, 21, is accused of threatening his mother with injury by pointing a knife at her to cause alarm as well as shattering a window at their home in Kg Perumahan Rimba on January 12 at about 2pm.

He failed to raise bail after a court appearance on Thursday and was remanded into custody, pending a further mention of the case on January 28.

The defendant is facing two Penal Code charges of criminal intimidation and committing mischief.

Deputy public prosecutor Muhd Aiman Ahmad Zakaria told the court they will bring in nine witnesses for the trial, while Hj Muhd Dhiyaulhaq indicated he has none.

The Brunei Times