Foreigner fined BND460,000 for smuggled contraband

A 43-year-old Indonesian man pleaded guilty in the Magistrate’s Court, to the illegal possession of 12 boxes, 480 cartons and 10 packets of various brands of cigarettes.

Magistrate Mohammad Marzuqi bin Sabtu on Tuesday ordered Ahmad Muniri to settle a BND460,000 fine, or serve 35 months’ jail in default of payment.

More details on Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin