Elderly injured in robbery

Aziz Idris

An elderly woman was left with minor injuries after she was attacked by intruders at her house in Kampong Kiudang in Tutong yesterday morning.

The Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) in a press statement confirmed that the two suspects are still at large.

Several items were reported missing including jewellery.

The elderly woman was alone when the crime took place.

Personnel from Lamunin Police Station led by Officer-in-charge Inspector Muhamad Zulfadli bin Haji Awang Yusof said they are yet to identify the culprits. The police cordoned off the crime scene.

Photos circulated via WhatsApp showed the elderly woman with a gash on her right arm. The victim is hospitalised.

The RBPF called for witnesses to report to the police to help with the investigation. Information can be provided via emergency line 993 or at any nearby police station.

The crime scene cordoned off by the police. PHOTO: RBPF