Police detained a man suspected of being involved in theft in RPN Kampong Bukit Beruang, Tutong District.
The Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) said a report was received on June 3 of a break-in of a store room, with several items reported missing. Investigations conducted until June 7 revealed a man being sighted in the vicinity of the house during the incident.
Police detained the suspect and found him to be involved in the theft.
The suspect, an unemployed local aged 21, faces charges under Section 380 and 427 of Chapter 22 of the Penal Code.
The RBPF stated cooperation from the local community is important to ensure the country is free from crime.