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Man, Woman Charged With Extortion Over Porn Videos

Noraniza Jelani, 30, (2nd from right) and Muhammad Kasim A Zamzani, 24, (left) were jointly charged with extorting from Yap Ing Choon RM1,000 on June 12, 2015, RM800 on June 15, 2015, and RM2,000 on June 18, 2015. Pic by NSTP/MUHAIZAN YAHYANoraniza Jelani, 30, (2nd from right) and Muhammad Kasim A Zamzani, 24, (left) were jointly charged with extorting from Yap Ing Choon RM1,000 on June 12, 2015, RM800 on June 15, 2015, and RM2,000 on June 18, 2015. Pic by NSTP/MUHAIZAN YAHYA

IPOH: A woman and her ex-husband were charged at the Sessions Court here today with extorting a total of RM3,800 from a 34-year-old man for allegedly sending pornographic videos to the woman three years ago.

Noraniza Jelani, 30, and Muhammad Kasim A Zamzani, 24, were jointly charged with extorting from Yap Ing Choon RM1,000 on June 12, 2015, RM800 on June 15, 2015, and RM2,000 on June 18, 2015.

The offences were allegedly committed near the Road Transport Department in Jalan Kompleks Sukan here.

They were alleged to have told Yap that a police report would be lodged against him for sending pornographic videos to Noraniza if he did not pay the money.

The accused pleaded not guilty.

Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) deputy public prosecutor Rais Imran Hamid prosecuted while the accused were not represented.

Judge S. Indra Nehru set bail at RM20,000 each with one surety, and fixed Feb 26 for mention.

Muhammad Kasim was also charged with extorting RM10,000 from Yap at the same place between 12pm and 2pm on June 30, 2015.

He pleaded not guilty.

Indra fixed bail at RM9,000 with one surety, and Feb 26 for mention.

- NST