Following a full month of investigation, independent preacher (Pencetus Ummah/PU) Azman Syah was brought before the Sessions Court yesterday on five charges of physical sexual abuse committed unto two young men, aged 16 and 17 respectively.
Azman, or Cik Man, 41, however pleaded not guilty to all the charges he faced before Judge Datin Surita Budin.
The accused, a famed actor who has worked alongside the likes of Remy Ishak and Mira Filzah, also thanked and expressed appreciation for the prayers from all parties when met with reporters outside the courtroom.
“Thank you for being patient, and Cik Man deeply appreciates the prayers from everyone,” he said after settling his bail payment at 2.40 p.m. yesterday.
According to the charges read before him, Azman is accused of committing extreme acts of obscenity against the 17-year-old victim in the living room and toilet of a house in Nilai at 3 to 5 a.m. on July 6…