Eight auto theft suspects deny allegations

Fadley Faisal

Eight suspects in a syndicated series of auto thefts in the Brunei-Muara, Belait and Tutong districts denied the allegations in the Intermediate Court last Tuesday.

Harun bin Matusin, 32, Awangku Haji Radiman bin Pengiran Rahiman, 31, Muhammad Shariffudin bin Abdul Manaf, 29, Md Zulkarnain bin Abdul Manaf, 30, Md Khairul Shamry bin Mahali, 35, Mohd Zamry bin Abdul Samad, 29, Aminul Amri bin Haji Abdullah, 39, and Mohamad Ezza bin Metali, 33, are alleged to have committed the auto theft spree within a span of two months in September and October.

Judge Radin Safiee bin Radin Mas Basiuni adjourned the case for trial dates to be fixed on December 24.