KUWAIT CITY, Nov 15: Police have arrested an unidentified Asian for selling stale fish to restaurants, reports Al-Shahed daily. A security source said the arrest came after the suspect took his foul smelling car to a garage in Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh for repairs and the mechanic called the police.
When police arrested the man and wanted to know the source of smell, he admitted to selling fish to restaurants.
The daily did not give more details. However, the Al-Rai daily gave another version of the story and said police and personnel from the Criminal Evidences Department rushed to the car in Farwaniya after the Operations Room of the Interior Ministry received several calls about the bad smell coming from a parked car. Police found in the car a bag containing rotten shrimps in the trunk of the car.