A man suspected of impersonating as a Police Officer is being detained by the Royal Brunei Police Force. The suspect was apprehended by Special Duty officers from Berakas Police Station the night of 10th October.

Abdullah Muhammad Sham Khairunnas bin Abd Wahab, a 23 year-old local was arrested by Royal Brunei Police Force personnel on suspicion of committing impersonation with intent to commit fraud. He was brought before the Bandar Seri Begawan Magistrate's Court where a remand application was approved to facilitate further investigation and information gathering. The suspect is liable to a charge under Section 419, 'Fraud Through Impersonation' Chapter 22 of the Penal Code.

Source: Radio Television Brunei