KUWAIT CITY, Feb 1: Police have arrested an unidentified Egyptian salesman for spying on a female diplomat while trying new clothes inside a change room of a shop at an unidentified location, reports Al-Rai daily. When the woman saw the man spying on her, she called the Operations Room of the Interior Ministry; the Egyptian was arrested and taken to the area police station. The diplomat is said to have withdrawn the complaint to save her efforts of going to the police station every now and then. However, the Egyptian who was wanted by law for failing to pay KD 700 to a company and had been sentenced in absentia, has been handed over to the Sentences Enforcement Department. The man is expected to be deported after serving the sentence.
Kuwaiti arrested: Acting on information the security authorities raided the home of a Kuwaiti and took him into custody for possessing explosives material, reports Al-Shahed daily. According to a security source the contraband was hidden in the annex of the house. The raid was conducted by personnel from the General Department of Weapons Investigation in collaboration with the Criminal Evidences Department and explosives experts.