Sariqah Offences (Theft)

A local man was sentenced to 3 months imprisonment after being found guilty by the Bandar Seri Begawan Syariah High Court, for the offence of Sariqah which is theft under Syariah Penal Code 2013.

35-year-old, Pengiran Mohamad Hafinee bin Pengiran Haji Marali was found guilty for stealing a pair of shoes and gloves from a shop located at Gadong Central on the 29th of December at 1:13 in the afternoon. The closed circuit television, CCTV recording showed the defendant's suspicious behaviour. The date of sentencing began from the detainment period.

Source: Radio Television Brunei