Sibu man fined and jailed for attacking sister in inheritance dispute

On Friday, a Magistrate’s Court in SIBU sentenced a man to one day of prison and fined him RM3,000 for assaulting his younger sister over a dispute about family property.

Ngu MingWei, 52 years old, was found guilty by Magistrate Oon Kok Chern under Sections 323 and 326A, respectively, of the Penal Code.

Ngu is accused of intentionally injuring his sister, by punching and kicking her at a house near Tanjung Ensurai at around 10.50am on 4 April.

According to the facts, the complainant went to Tanjung Ensurai, where their father lives, to deliver food on the day of incident.

The accused was angry and jealous about the victim’s inheritance of family land.

The victim’s husband and father witnessed the incident. The police were notified by the victim and arrested the suspects at Jalan Poh Yiw at around 9.40pm on 4 April.

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