Custom Offences

Two local men were brought before the Bandar Seri Begawan Magistrate's Court yesterday for offences under Excise Order 2006. Ang Eng Kim @ Ang Hui, aged 55, was fined One thousand dollars or one month imprisonment in default for possessing 14 bottles of alcoholic drinks. He was apprehended at Jalan Perpindahan Lambak Kanan on the 23rd of January this year.

Meanwhile, Mohamad Ghafur bin Haji Marali, 34-years old, was fined $2,200 dollars or two months imprisonment in default. He was found guilty of possessing 5 cartons and 23 packets of various brands of cigarette. He was caught at a government residential area in Old Airport on the 24th August 2015. All the contraband items were confiscated to be destroyed.

Source: Radio Television Brunei

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