KUWAIT CITY, April 15: The Salmiya police have taken into custody an unidentified Kuwaiti woman who was wanted by law in connection with the theft of perfumes and cosmetics worth KD 1,000 from cooperative societies, reports Al-Rai daily. The daily added, when the woman was stopped at a checkpoint she claimed that she had forgotten her ID but looked confused. She was taken to the police station to find out the truth and police discovered that she was wanted by law in connection with the theft. It has been reported on the day the theft occurred she bought perfumes and cosmetics and claimed she had forgotten the ATM card in the car. She then asked the helper of the shop to put the stuff in her car and pretended as if she was looking for the ATM card. She then got behind the wheel and escaped.
KD 5,000 stolen: Police are looking for an unidentified Syrian for robbing a Kuwaiti, reports Al-Rai daily. The daily added, the Syrian convinced the Kuwaiti to invest in his restaurant business and after taking KD 5,000 from the Kuwaiti, he vanished. Meanwhile, police are looking for an unidentified person for breaking into the car of a company representative and stealing the passports of company employees, reports Al-Rai daily. The daily added, the car was parked in an open place in Maidan Hawally. A complaint has been filed with the area police station. Personnel from the Criminal Evidences Department have lifted fingerprints.