A homicide case has been reported in the early hours of yesterday at a house in Pandan 7, Belait District around 12 midnight and 1 in the morning. Senior Superintendent of Police Haji Mohd Fadzillah bin Haji Ismail, Acting Deputy Director of the Criminal Investigation Department disclosed the matter at a media conference yesterday afternoon. Police investigation reveals that prior to the incident, the victim was quarrelling with a suspect, before the latter stabbed the victim on the left chest area with a sharp object.

The suspect in this case is a 31-year-old local man, Roslani Anak Jarum, who is unemployed. The investigation is still being carried out and the police has classified the case as homicide. The Royal Brunei Police Force also request the public to stop circulating unverified information or stories about the incident.

Source: Radio Television Brunei