Permanent resident detained for 4D gambling

|     Rokiah Mahmud     |

A PERMANENT resident was apprehended by the Special Duties Police personnel of the Belait Police District Headquarters lastSaturday following a raid conducted at the bus station in Seria.

Ting Lek Chai, 59, was detained after the police personnel found several items believed to be connected to four-digit (4D) lottery gambling activities during the raid including cash and betting number slip.

The suspect and seized items were brought to the Belait Police District Headquarters for further investigation. The suspect will be facing a charge under Section 4(C) of the Common Gambling Houses Act, Chapter 28.

The Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) urges the public to provide information on such activities to the police by contacting 993 or go to the nearest police station.

Money seized in the raid. – ROKIAH MAHMUD