COVID-19 Task Force foil smuggling attempt

James Kon

Personnel of the Royal Brunei Police Force with Royal Brunei Armed Forces under the COVID-19 Task Force foiled a smuggling attempt of contraband during a routine patrol at the border areas of Limau Manis on Friday.

The patrol team detained a local 46-year-old man at the area of Junjongan 2, Kampong Limau Manis at 3.54pm for allegedly bringing into the country contraband comprising six cartons of cigarettes as well as CCTV equipment.

The suspect and contraband were brought to Limau Manis Police Station for further investigation and the case will be taken over by the Royal Customs and Excise Department.

ABOVE & BELOW: Photos show seized contraband. PHOTOS: RBPF