Two local citizens were brought to the Magistrate's Court for beating and theft cases at a shop in Jalan Maulana area, Kuala Belait on last Sunday. Mohammad Hafidjy was sentenced to one month imprisonment. While Nurasila was fined to one thousand dollars. The accused was given until 18th of next month and if fail to settle the fine, the suspect will be sentenced to one month imprisonment.
Probationary Inspector Boniface Anak Janlita, the Assistant Commanding Officer of SERIA Police Station said that the personnel of Kuala Belait Police Station has arrested a local married couple namely Mohammad Hafidjy bin Hamdiah, aged 29, a Private Security and his wife, Nurasila binti Sukor, 29 years old and unemployed. Both suspects were detained under Section 380 of the Penal Code Chapter 22 for stealing and Section 323 of the Penal Code Chapter 22 for beating.
Source: Radio Television Brunei