Tag Archives: liquor

100 foreign liquor bottles seized – CID seizes KD 920 from Bedoun

KUWAIT CITY, April 18: Acting on information and armed with a warrant issued from the Public Prosecution, officers from the Criminal Investigation Department arrested a Bedoun man identified as W.A. for trafficking in alcohol, reports Al-Anba daily. The suspect was put under surveillance for some time pending intensive investigations on …

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Nearly 80 dead from tainted liquor in Indonesia

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian authorities say more people have died from toxic bootleg liquor, raising the toll this month to nearly 80 and highlighting how attempts to curb legal alcohol appear to have tragically backfired. West Java police spokesman Trunoyudo Wisnu Andiko said Tuesday that deaths from three locations …

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Two Indians arrested for running a liquor factory

KUWAIT CITY, March 31 The Mubarak Al-Kabir police have arrested two Indians for running a liquor factory in an apartment in Al-Qurain, reports Al-Rai daily. According to security sources police acting on a tip-off lay in wait for the bootleggers and caught one of the men carrying bags containing bottles …

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Three Asian expats held with liquor; Indian arrested

KUWAIT CITY, March 29: Three Asian expatriates were arrested in Fintas area in possession of locally manufactured liquor, reports Al-Seyassah daily. According to security sources, Ahmadi securitymen were patrolling Fintas area when they noticed a vehicle picking up speed after noticing the patrol vehicle. Securitymen chased the vehicle and ordered …

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72 bottles of liquor with Asian expat

KUWAIT CITY, March 24: An Asian expatriate was arrested in Abdullah Al- Mubarak area in possession of 72 liquor bottles. According to security sources, Farwaniya securitymen were patrolling the area when they noticed a vehicle without the headlights on. They ordered the driver to pull over and checked his details …

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Liquor factory busted in Mangaf

KUWAIT CITY, March 19: Ahmadi securitymen raided an alcohol factory in Mangaf in compliance with the instruction of Assistant Undersecretary for Public Security Affairs in the Interior Ministry Major General Ibrahim Al-Tarah. This led to the arrest of two Asians who were operating the alcohol factory where the officers found …

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Liquor, drug peddlers, thieves nabbed in massive crackdown

KUWAIT CITY, March 15: An Egyptian expatriate was arrested in Farwaniya area in possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia. According to security sources, Farwaniya securitymen were patrolling the area when they stopped the individual based on suspicions, checked him and found sachets of methamphetamine, and drugs paraphernalia including a lamp …

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Asian liquor peddlers held; Many drifters nabbed

KUWAIT CITY, March 12: Two Asian expatriates were arrested in Salmiya area in possession of 40 bottles of locally manufactured liquor, says Al-Seyassah. According to security sources, Hawally securitymen were patrolling Salmiya area at night when they suspected a vehicle with two occupants and ordered the driver to pull over. …

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Over 8,000 liquor bottles seized

KUWAIT CITY, March 10: The Customs officers at the Shuwaikh Port recently foiled attempts by unidentified persons to smuggle 8,208 bottles of whisky into the country, reports Al-Seyassah. According to Customs source officers at the port suspected two containers coming from an unidentified GCC country although the bill of lading …

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2 Kuwaitis held with drugs; Asian liquor peddler caught

KUWAIT CITY, March 5: Two Kuwaiti citizens were arrested for consuming and possessing drugs. According to security sources, securitymen were patrolling Salwa area when they suspected a vehicle with two individuals and ordered the driver to pull over. They checked the details of the two men to discover they are …

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