SEMPORNA: Marine police have arrested two men aged between 20 to 22 years old during a special operation using a camouflaged boat at the waters off Kg. Bangau-Bangau, yesterday.
During the patrol operation, the five marine personnel team led by Corporal Justin Josue Kating detected a yellow pump boat at the area.
Inspection carried out on the boat found 400 litres of petrol believed to be smuggled to the neighbouring country.
The seized items, totaling RM3,836 in value, was then brought to Marin Police Base (PPM) Semporna for further action and the case is investigated under the Customs Act 1967. – SayangSabah