Home > News > Nation
Wednesday January 22, 2014 MYT 1:02:00 PM
Wednesday January 22, 2014 MYT 1:04:09 PM
by qishin tariq
KUALA LUMPUR: A condominium management chairman claimed trial before a Sessions Court here to misappropriating more than RM320,000 in company funds.
Yong Chee Keen, 38, was charged on Wednesday with two counts of committing criminal breach of trust while in his position as company chairman of the Savana Condominium Joint Management Body (JMB).
He is accused of misappropriating RM244, 350 between Nov 24, 2011 and Nov 21, 2012 and another RM75,2000 between Dec 8, 2012 and March 7, 2013.
Both crimes are alledged to have occured at the Savana Condominium JMB offices on Jalan 1/155A, Bukit Jalil, here.
Under Section 409 of the Penal Code, Yong faces a maximum 20 years jail sentence, whipping and a fine, if convicted.
Yong was represented by counsel C. W. Chan, while DPP Haderiah Siri acted for the prosecution.
Judge Murtazadi set bail at RM50,000 with one surety and fixed Feb 21 for next mention.
Tags / Keywords:
Court, CBT, Condominium
Iranians among four charged with trafficking drugs
Teacher admits, then denies theft at mall
Naval officer claims trial to 14 graft charges
Technician gets jail, fine for stealing sling bag from supermarket
Bakery owner in tears after being slapped with RM4,000 fine for bribery
MACC signs MoUs with Timor Leste and Maldives
Thousands gather for special prayers
Work on bridge span to resume
Justo to appeal against three-year jail term
Cops keen to get facial recognition technology
TalentCorp turns Malaysia’s brain drain to brain gain
Halep, Wawrinka beat the heat while Sock wilts
Fun-filled Matta fair awaits visitors
Tea Tree superheroes visit The Star
Copyright © 1995-2015 Star Media Group Berhad (ROC 10894D)(Formerly known as Star Publications (Malaysia) Berhad)