11 detained in gambling raid

James kon

The Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) raided a room at 15A Simpang 618 Kampong Bunut, Kilanas that was carrying out gambling activity yesterday.

Eleven individuals were detained.

The operation was a collaboration between the Anti-Vice and Gambling Suppression Unit with the House Break-in and Car Theft Investigation Unit of the RBPF.

The suspects were between the ages of 35 to 50 years. Ten were foreigners and one permanent resident.

The items were brought back to the Criminal Investigation Department for further investigation.

The case is investigated under Section 6(1) Common Gambling Houses Act Chapter 28.

Items seized during the raid. PHOTO: RBPF