Four locals were sentenced to imprisonment by the Kuala Belait Magistrate's Court for their involvement in thief activities at a vacant house in Jalan Dipa Negara area, Kuala Belait. They were sentenced under Section 380 of the Penal Code Chapter 22 which is Theft in a Dwelling. They were;
Muhammad Muizz bin Abdul Manaf, 18 years and school drop-out or unemployed was sentenced to 8 months imprisonment,
Maslan bin Ibrahim, 45 years and unemployed was sentenced to 8 months imprisonment,
Mohammad Ariffin bin Abdullah, 42 years and unemployed was sentenced to 10 months imprisonment,
And Mohammad Farrendi bin Matyassin, 42 years and unemployed was sentenced to 10 months imprisonment.
The jail sentence began last Saturday at the Maraburong Prison.
Source: Radio Television Brunei