27 Apr '11, 2am

M'sian student beaten up for being smart - Yahoo! News

Marang (The Star/ANN) - Eight Malaysian secondary schoolboys trespassed into another school and beat up one of its students because the victim is a top student in his school. The schoolboys, who were from a nearby school, were said to have been asked by the victim's schoolmate to beat him up. The instigator was believed to have been envious of the academic achievements of SMK Agama Durian Guling student Wan Nur Azri Wan Mohammad. The eight ended up in the magistrate's court where they were charged with trespassing into another school as well as beating up the Form Five student. The boys, comprising four Form Five students, three Form Three students and a Form Four student, pleaded guilty to trespassing into Wan Nur Azri's school between 11am and 11.30am on April 7. The offence under Section 447 of the Penal Code carries a 3,000 ringgit (US$1,000) fine or six months' jail. ...

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