KUWAIT CITY, Sept 17: Securitymen from the Criminal Investigations Department arrested a professional fraudster who forged an identification card and claimed to be a representative of the United Nations as Goodwill Ambassador, reports Al-Shahed daily.
The fraudster planned to invite a minister and a number of lawmakers to a big party in a well-known hotel to honor them, thus, he could gain money from sponsoring companies and individuals.
Securitymen nabbed the fraudster in front of his fake office and confiscated many invitation cards which they found in his car. The fraudster turned out to be wanted by law for involvement in a financial case to the tune of KD 23,000.
Child drowns in pool: A family excursion at an animal pen in Kabad turned into disaster when a child drowned in the swimming pool and the body has been referred to Forensics. According to security sources, the child fell into the pool without anyone noticing and when the other members of the family realized it, they rushed to rescue the child and took her to Farwaniya Hospital where she was pronounced dead. Investigation is underway to determine the circumstances surrounding the incident.
Syrian’s death probed: The corpse of a 50-year-old Syrian man was referred to Forensics to determine the cause of death, reports Al-Anba daily. The Syrian was declared dead upon arrival at Mubarak Al-Kabeer Hospital and bruises found on his face aroused suspicion of security authorities. During interrogation, the brother of the deceased said the latter fell on the floor and this resulted in his death.