A man was jailed for five months after he could not afford to pay a fine of RM2,500 imposed by the Magistrate Court here for threatening his own mother.
Mohd. Hafzal Mohd. Din, 29, from Kampung Batu Bertangkup, Padang Besar was accused of criminal intimidation on his own his mother on October 28th. In the incident Mohd. Hafzal was alleged to have attempted to beat his own mother with a guitar after she refused to give him RM250. However, his action was prevented by his father who happened to be at home when the incident happened.