Duo held for speeding off, found with drug paraphernalia

James Kon

Police personnel, who detained two people in a car attempting to speed off at a roadblock, found paraphernalia used to consume drugs in the vehicle.

The man and the woman aged 27 and 37 were taken in for questioning after the duo attempted to drive away at a roadblock at Jalan Gadong on Thursday.

Investigations were handed to the Narcotics Control Bureau.

Police personnel will continue to conduct roadblocks to raise awareness on the importance of complying with the Road Traffic Act and to nab those involved in criminal offences.

Drug paraphernalia found in the vehicle. PHOTO: RBPF