Two held with packet suspected of drugs

James Kon

A packet suspected of containing drugs was found during an inspection of a vehicle at a roadblock manned by Traffic Control and Investigation Department personnel under the Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) on Jalan Gadong on Thursday.

Tools including an iron, rope and sickle were also found in the vehicle, according to the RBPF.

The driver and passenger were detained by police while the case was handed over to the Narcotics Control Bureau.

RBPF personnel will continue to conduct roadblocks to increase awareness on the importance of complying with Road Traffic Act regulations.

Tools including a sickle found in the vehicle. PHOTO: RBPF