Last Friday (May 6), police detained a maintenance company worker who failed to move his car to make way for the escort of the Yang di-Pertua Of Sarawak, before hurriedly fleeing the scene.
Now, after four days on remand, he has been sentenced to 12 days in jail and penalised RM10,000 by two Magistrate Courts.
He was found guilty of impeding the duties of a policeman guiding the convoy and driving erratically and dangerously on the Sultan Iskandar Highway.
Erdy Errwan Hamdan, 36, was sentenced to seven days in jail and made to pay a RM3,000 fine by Magistrate Aina Azahra Arifin, according to Harian Metro.
Errwan entered a guilty plea to obstructing Lance Corporal Mohd Azwar Iqbal Chinang from performing his duties as the Yang di-Pertua Of Sarawak’s accompanying officer cum escort.