Local man jailed for drug use

Fadley Faisal

A 34-year-old local man was sentenced to jail for three years and four months after he pleaded guilty to consuming controlled drugs, with similar previous convictions.

Magistrate Mohammad Marzuqi bin Sabtu heard from Narcotics Control Bureau Prosecutor Ainorazimah binti Haji Zabidi that Haji Ramlee bin BPKD Haji Abdul Wahid was arrested at Block C Corridor of Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Complex at 9.30pm on September 19, 2016 in a raid by NCB officers who had been tipped-off.

His urine sample tested positive for the consumption of the class A drug methylamphetamine.