Hitchhiker robbed at knifepoint in Seria

The Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) arrested a permanent resident in connection with the robbery of a hitchhiker in Seria, Belait District. The victim, a foreign citizen working for a Belait-based company, was hitching a ride near a bus stop in Panaga at 4.30pm on May 29, when the suspect allegedly stopped and offered to drive him home. More details in Friday’s Borneo Bulletin