A woman was sentenced to a day in jail and also fined RM200 for stealing a packet of Milo for her two year old child at a supermarket in Dang Wangi.
According to FMT, magistrate Husna Dzulkifly handed down the sentence on S. Sellamah, 36, who pleaded guilty to the charge.
She was charged with stealing a 2kg-packet of Milo at the KK Supermart & Superstore, Jalan Hang Lekir, Dang Wangi at 11.19pm last February 29.
“Forgive me Madam Magistrate. I stole the Milo because my two-year-old child was pestering me for the drink,” said the housewife during mitigation.
Deputy public prosecutor Ahmad Zikri Jaafar prosecuted.