THE 39-year-old Bian Yongauan, a Chinese National, was arrested on Friday for attempting to bribe an officer of the law with N$200 during a traffic stop in the streets of Walvis.
According to the official police report about the incident Bian, an employee of the China Harbour Engineering Company, was stopped by one of Walvis Bay’s municipal traffic officers. When asked for his driver’s license the man could not produce it and when it became clear that he did not have a valid driver’s licence he attempted to bribe the traffic official with N$200 note to avoid paying a fine.
The suspect was arrested and is scheduled to appear in the Walvis Bay Magistrate’s court on Monday.
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