A male senior citizen sustained injuries in a struggle with an unidentified male believed to have made an attempt to commit a criminal activity at a parking lot at Lim Kui Hong Building in Sungai Liang, Belait District. Following the incidents, information and photos of the victim were made viral on social media explaining about the robbery.
According to Senior Inspector, Haji Rabiul Shukreen Bin Abdullah, Assistant Commanding Officer, Sungai Liang Police Station, as soon as the report was received on the day of the incident, 15th January 2020 around 8.12 in the morning, the Sungai Liang Police Station immediately carried out investigations and has apprehended a 39-year-old unemployed local man, Sahrol Azren bin Roslee believed to be the culprit of the incident. The suspect was brought to the Bandar Seri Begawan Magistrate's Court to face charges under Section 392 which is robbery of the Penal Code Chapter 22. As a result of the case mention, the court has ordered the suspect to undergo a mental health evaluation at Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital for one week. The case will be mentioned again on the 23rd of January 2020.
Source: Radio Television Brunei