Verdict upheld as Kuwaiti gets death for killing friend

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 29: The Court of Appeals upheld the verdict issued by a lower court which sentenced a Kuwaiti citizen to death for killing his Saudi friend. According to the case file, the victim’s corpse was discovered when a shepherd came across it in Wafra desert area.

Intensive investigations were carried out which eventually revealed that the criminal is a Kuwaiti citizen who killed his Saudi friend and immediately fl ed to Saudi Arabia. He killed his friend because his brother was arrested after the victim informed the family of a Syrian teenager that his brother was the one who kidnapped the teenager and raped him. Later, Saudi police arrested the fugitive who admitted to committing the murder.

 

By Jaber Al-Hamoud Al-Seyassah Staff and Agencies

Check Also

Kuwaiti kills neighbour, stabs his son thrice over disputes

KUWAIT CITY, May 13: A 25-year old Kuwaiti citizen was arrested for killing his neighbor …

Translate »