Police: Foreigner murdered in KB

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BELAIT

THE Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) is investigating the alleged murder of a foreigner who was found dead behind an old clinic in Belait’s Kg Sungai Teraban last Saturday.

In a statement, the police said the death is classified as murder under Section 302 of the Penal Code, Chapter 22, after a post-mortem yesterday revealed that there are traces of injury on the victim.

The RBPF was first informed about the death on Saturday at 11.20am, when the body of the foreigner was found in the bush near a blood-stained car behind the old clinic in Kg Sungai Teraban, Kuala Belait.

When contacted yesterday, the police declined to give the age, gender and nationality of the victim.

The Special Investigation Unit under RBPF’s Criminal Investigation Department, is seeking public assistance to provide any information on the alleged murder.

Any information can be directed to 2459500 at the CID or any police station.

The Brunei Times