SIBU: Police arrested a motorcyclist for displaying a fake license plate with the word ‘JANDA’ at the rear of his bike.
Traffic policemen detained the 21-year-old rider around 4.30pm at Jalan Lanang last Friday (May 27).
Inspections found that the suspect displayed a fake license plate – ‘JANDA 8740’ on the rear of the motorcycle.
The police also discovered that both front and rear license plates were different.
The motorcyclist and bike were brought to the Sungai Merah police station for further action.
The case is being investigated under Section 108 of the Road Transport Act 1987 for displaying fake license plate.
The suspect faces a fine of up to RM20,000 or up to five years jail or both upon conviction.