Customs Case

A local woman was sentenced by the Bandar Seri Begawan Magistrate's Court yesterday for an offence under Section 146 1 D of the Excise Order 2006.

32 year old, Siti Nurul Atiqah Binti Haji Jofari, was apprehended by the Narcotics Control Bureau on the 28th of May 2021 at a house in Kampung Jerudong. The defendant pleaded guilty for possessing 9 cartons and 19 packets of various brands of cigarettes and fined $8,800 or 8 months imprisonment in default. The defendant was given until the 28th of June 2022 to settle the fine. All items were confiscated to be destroyed.

Source: Radio Television Brunei