KUWAIT CITY, Dec 6: An Asian expatriate was arrested for violating the residency law and possessing two bottles of locally manufactured liquor. According to security sources, Ahmadi securitymen were patrolling Mahboula area when they noticed a man walking in the area and carrying a black plastic bag. They approached him and asked him for his civil ID but he dumped his bag and began to run. Securitymen chased him and eventually caught him. They checked the bag to find two liquor bottles. They checked his details and discovered he is an Asian expatriate who was in violation of the residency law. When questioned, he revealed that he bought the liquor from a compatriot and was heading to his friends’ place to drink the liquor. He was referred with the liquor bottles to the concerned authorities for necessary legal action. Meanwhile, Ahmadi securitymen also arrested a drunken Asian expatriate in Abu Halifa area.
Drugs with Indian: An Indian expatriate was apprehended in Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh area in possession of Shabu and hashish. A security source said security operatives attached to the Farwaniya Command were on a round of the area based on instructions issued by the Director General Major General Saleh Al-Enezi to pursue and arrest law violators when they spotted a car parked in a suspicion location and approached the driver to verify his identity. Precautionary search on the suspect led to the discovery of transparent sachets believed to be illicit drugs. He admitted peddling in narcotics after a drill on the spot. Meanwhile, the officers nabbed an Asian expatriate in Farwaniya area for possessing 12 bottles of local liquor. He has since been referred to the concerned authority.
By Meshal Al-Sanousi Al-Seyassah Staff