MINER CHARGED WITH SUPERVISOR'S MURDER

12 Jul 2013 11:19

KOTA BAHARU, July 9 (Bernama) -- A worker at an iron ore mine in Pasir Mas was charged in the High Court here today with murdering his supervisor in September last year.

Mohd Zaidi Abdul Hamid, 37, who was unrepresented, nodded his head after the charge was read, but no plea was recorded.

He is charged with murdering Mohd Yusof Zakaria, 41, in front of the Indah Bumi Perfect Mining iron ore mine canteen at Lubuk Stol in Pasir Mas between 8am and 10am on Sept 8 last year.

Judge Datuk Azman Abdullah set July 23 for mention.

Deputy public prosecutor Julia Ibrahim prosecuted in the case.

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