The Royal Brunei Police Force foiled another smuggling attempt during a COVID-19 patrol operation early yesterday morning.
During the operation, three suspicious vehicles and several individuals were gathering at a road located at Sungai Paku, Telisai. After detecting police presence, the individuals fled into a nearby jungle, while another person managed to drive away towards the Telisai Lumut Highway. Inside the 2 vehicles, police found 740 cartons of cigarettes of various brands. All vehicles and contraband were brought to the Sungai Liang Police Station for investigation before being handed over to the Customs and Excise Department for further action.
Source: Radio Television Brunei