Police foil drugs smuggling

Hakim Hayat

An attempt to smuggle a packet containing substance believed to be drugs and two packets of cigarettes was foiled by the Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) Company C Reserve Unit personnel on Friday night.

Police also detained a local man in this connection. Police personnel on patrol detected the man trying to smuggle the contraband through a mouse trail at Simpang 2302 Kampong Junjongan, Limau Manis, Brunei-Muara District, according to the RBPF.

On investigating, it was found the packet contained drug and equipment used to consume drugs and two packets of cigarettes.

The suspect, Haji Adanan bin Haji Sulaiman, 44, an unemployed local was brought to the Limau Manis Police Station for investigation.