Malaysian Authorities Arrest 2 Suspected of Petrol Smuggling Near Southern Kg Kenali

March 14, 20:00: The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) prevented two Filipino nationals attempting to smuggle 980 litres of petrol to the Philippines on Saturday. Lahad Datu Maritime Zone Director Maritime Commander Abdul Muhaimin Muhammad Salleh said the seizure was made after a team patrolling off Felda Sahabat waters intercepted a suspicious boat some 0.3 nautical miles off Southern Kg Kenali at about 8pm.  The 56-year-old Filipino skipper and his 25-year-old crewman were detained after they failed to furnish valid documents.  The seized goods are estimated to be worth about RM1,783. 

Source / Read More: Daily Express Malaysia

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