The Royal Brunei Police Force has arrested two suspects involved in 5th March's robbery at Jalan Kerakas Payau in Kampung Kupang, Tutong District.
The first suspect, 41 year-old local Shambri bin Haji Tunjul from Kampung Limau Manis is unemployed. The second suspect, also a local, Mazlan bin Tali, aged 40, from Kampung Maraburong, Tutong District is also unemployed.
An investigation resulted in the recovery of the stolen vehicle at the remote area in Kampung Kuala Lurah in Brunei Muara District. It is no longer usable and believed to have been burnt down. The suspects were brought before the Bandar Seri Begawan Magistrate's Court yesterday under Section 391 of the Penal Code, Chapter 22 for gang-robbery. If found guilty, the penalty would be imprisonment for a term which may extend to 30 years, and 2 strokes of the cane. The Court has approved for the suspects to be remanded until further mention of the case on March 21st.
Source: Radio Television Brunei