A local man was brought before the Bandar Seri Begawan Magistrate's Court for stealing a road assistance vehicle owned by the Berakas Car Workshop at Jalan Bengkurong area last Monday. The defendant, Mat Sukrin bin Mohammad, 22-year-old, was sentenced to 24 months imprisonment at the Maraburong Prison starting last Wednesday.
An investigation conducted by the Central Police Station, Bandar Seri Begawan found out that the suspect had stolen the vehicle while the victim was dealing with his customer at the road side of the area. Probationary Assistant Superintendent of Police Hajah Nur Azhani Binti Haji Johaini, Crime and Road Investigation Officer, Central Police Station, Bandar Seri Begawan said that the Royal Brunei Police Force urges the public to always look after the safety of their property and be cautious and ensure the safety of the vehicle before leaving it.
Source: Radio Television Brunei