10 detained for gambling

Wani Roslan

Ten locals and permanent residents aged between 20 to 30, comprising eight males and two females were detained for their involvement in a gambling activity at RPN Kampong Rimba last Sunday.

The operation was carried out by the Anti-Vice and Gambling Suppression Unit, together with the House Break-in and Car Theft Investigation Unit, Criminal Investigation Department of the Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF).

Police personnel found equipment used for gambling as well as liquor.

The suspects and evidence were brought to the Criminal Investigation Department for investigation.

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

Items seized during the operation. PHOTO: RBPF