KUWAIT CITY, Oct 29: Personnel from the Criminal Evidences Department are looking into the death of an Ethiopian maid who was found dead inside the house of her sponsor in Firdous, reports Al-Anba daily. The source pointed out, the security authorities have not ruled out foul play.
In the meantime, the daily said the death was reported to the Operations Room of the Ministry of Interior by an elderly Kuwait who lives in the house. He told the police he found the maid dead inside her room seven hours after her alleged ‘disappearance’. When personnel from the Criminal Evidences Department rushed to the spot, they found scratch marks on her body.
According to the sponsor the maid was in his employment for the past seven years. He told police the maid went missing for seven hours and when he went to her room and knocked on the door, she did not answer and when he forced open the door with the help of his wife, he found her dead. The corpse has been referred to the Criminal Evidences Department for an autopsy.