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Rice Smuggler Caught
March 30th, 2017 | 07:14 AM | 1547 views
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN
A local man has been brought before the Bandar Seri Begawan Magistrate's Court for committing an offence under the Excise Order 2006. 24-year-old Sean Thu Wei Lin pleaded guilty of having in his possession 30 Bags of Fragrant Rice in a vehicle during an inspection at the Kuala Lurah Customs Control Post.
The accused was fined 10 Thousand Dollars or sentenced to a 5-month imprisonment if he fails to pay the fine. All the goods were confiscated to be destroyed, while the vehicle was returned.
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