Foreigner detained for beer possession

James Kon

Personnel from the Traffic Control and Investigation Department of the Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) detained an Indonesian national after 57 cans of beer were allegedly found in his vehicle during a road block at Jalan Muara leading to Manggis roundabout yesterday.

The 35-year-old suspect was brought to the Muara Police Station and the case transfered to the Royal Customs and Excise Department for investigation.

Cans of beer confiscated during the road block. PHOTO: RBPF