KUWAIT CITY, July 25: Saturday morning a 44-year-old Indian, working as a guard at the US Embassy in Kuwait allegedly committed suicide at the embassy building in Bayan, reports Al-Rai daily. When the Kuwaiti securitymen were informed of the incident they rushed to the crime site and found the body of the victim in the bathroom with a gunshot wound to the head and the pistol nearby.
The body has been sent to the Criminal Evidences Department for an autopsy to determine the time and cause of death. Meanwhile, the daily added, the US Ambassador to Kuwait, Alina Romanowski, has expressed her deep sadness at the death of one of the embassy security guards earlier Saturday. In a statement to the Al-Rai daily, she said investigations are still underway to find out the cause of death. She sent her heartfelt prayers to his family and friends.