A 19-year-old girl who allegedly killed her boyfriend earlier this month has been charged with murder at the Johor Bahru Magistrate’s Court here today, reported Kosmo!.
The charges was read out to the accused, Sim Hui Ying, 19, in Mandarin in front of Magistrate R.Salini.
However, no plea was recorded as Sim was charged under Section 302 of the Penal Code, which carries the death penalty upon conviction.
According to the charge sheet, she was charged the premeditated murder of Yap Kelly, 29, at a hotel in Taman Mount Austin at 8pm on Sept 20.
Refused to have sex with the victim
It is understood that Sim had allegedly killed Yap after he kept pressuring her into having sex with him.
Following the murder, she informed her family about the incident, who then filed a police report.
She was later arrested by police and remanded for seven days starting from Sept 21.
Deputy Public Prosecutor Nur Aina Syakira Muhammad Syafiq Sim prosecuted while Sim was unrepresented.
The court has set December 6 for case mention pending the submission of chemistry and autopsy reports.
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