KUWAIT CITY, Oct 21: Personnel from the General Department for Residence Affairs have arrested three Asians for conducting plastic surgery on men and women, reports Al-Anba daily. The daily said the suspects were using fake social networking website accounts to advertise their trade. In a press statement, the Department for Public Relations at the Ministry of Interior said the suspects are not qualified. The suspects were caught red-handed. They have been referred to the concerned authorities.
Pot hidden in meat: A customs officers have arrested an Asian for attempting to smuggle three kilos of marijuana concealed in meat products, reports Al-Shahed daily. The suspect and the contraband have been referred to the concerned authorities.
Life savings gone: An unidentified Egyptian has filed a complaint with the Hawalli Police Station, accusing ‘someone’ of stealing his money, reports Al-Anba daily. According to the complainant he withdrew KD 9,000 from a local bank branch – his indemnity – and was preparing to leave Kuwait. He added, he kept the money in the car and went shopping and after he returned he saw the glass of the car broken and the money gone. Personnel from the Criminal Evidences Department have lifted fingerprints.
2 held with drugs: Police from the Mubarak Al-Kabir governorate have arrested two Kuwaitis – one of them who had been sentenced in absentia for 42 months imprisonment – and a non- Kuwaiti, for possessing 11 narcotic pills and a quantity of heroin, reports Al-Rai daily. It has been reported, at the time of arrest, both men were under the influence of drugs. They have been referred to the General Department for Drugs Control
Somali arrested: Personnel from Hawalli Investigations Department have arrested a Somali man had been sentenced in absentia to an unidentified jail term for committing a financial fraud, reports Al-Rai daily.