Woman jailed four months for stealing perfume

KUCHING: A woman was sentenced to four months’ jail while her 22-year-old friend, who failed to attend the trial, was issued an arrest warrant yesterday (June 28) for stealing perfumes.

Magistrate Zaiton Anuar meted out the sentence on Azila Ramli, 37, after she pleaded guilty under Section 380 of the Penal Code.

The court has also fixed August 12 for re-mention of the case for Siti Amiza Saini after she failed to attend the trial yesterday (June 28).

The two women were charged with stealing 13 bottles of perfume at 10.20am at a supermarket in Taman Sukma near Jalan Sultan Tengah here on October 23 last year.