Friday, June 25, 2010

Woman Jailed For Making False Rape Report

Bandar Seri Begawan - A Local woman who pleaded guilty to making a false rape report will spend the next two months in jail.

The Kuala Belait Magistrate's Court was told that Hamenah binti Jeenoh, 49, made a statement to W/Sgt 2514 Sainah binti Hj Gador that she had been raped at her home in Jalan Maulana in Kuala Belait on August 6, 2009.

The Women and Children Abuse Unit looked into the case and the defendant's clothing, as well as bed sheets, were taken for examination.

Smears and swabs were also taken, However, none of the samples showed any evidence of rape.