KUWAIT CITY, Jan 22: Two Asian expatriates were arrested for manufacturing liquor inside an apartment in Hawally area. According to security sources, Hawally securitymen were patrolling Hawally area when they stopped a man who was walking in the area and asked him for his identification document.
However, he started to run, forcing securitymen to chase him. They noticed him enter a flat and they requested back up support, after which they went inside the fl at. They immediately discovered that the flat was being used for manufacturing liquor.
They arrested two Asian expatriates including the one they were chasing and confiscated barrels which were filled with liquor. When interrogated, the suspects confessed to manufacturing liquor and selling to their clients. They were referred with the liquor to the concerned authorities for necessary legal action. The suspects were arrested and referred with the confiscated items to the concerned authorities for further investigations.
Handbag snatched: Two unknown individuals snatched the handbag of an Asian woman in Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh area. According to security sources, the woman filed a case at Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh Police Station, explaining that two individuals wearing casual attire stopped her while she was heading to the bus stop and then snatched her handbag. When she tried to grab it back, they hit her until she fell on the ground and then they ran away. Using the details of the suspects provided by the victim, securitymen have launched investigations to find them. Meanwhile, the driver of a roaming taxi filed a case at Jahra Police Station against two unknown youths who did not pay after a ride in Oyoun area. He explained that he had dropped the two youths at Oyoun area, but when he asked them to pay, they jumped out of the taxi and ran. While chasing them, one of the suspects dropped a mobile phone. The taxi driver handed over the mobile phone to securitymen and the latter have launched investigations to find and arrest the suspects.
By Meshal Al-Sanousi Al-Seyassah Staff and Agencies