KUWAIT CITY, Oct 25: An unidentified former employee of the Ministry of Interior, who worked as a watchman, has been arrested by the Salmiya police for attempting to kill his mother, reports Al-Rai daily. The daily said acting on information police rushed to the spot and cautiously approached the man who was carrying a knife, calmed him down, unarmed him and put the cuffs on his hands.
He was allegedly fired from his job after it became evident that he is suffering from psychological disorders and has a file at the Psychiatric Hospital. When the suspect was asked why he wanted to kill his mother, he said, he got a dream that his mother is doing black magic to harm him.
The daily added, the mother fearing for her life had locked herself in her room and called the Operations Room of the Ministry of Interior. She refused to file a complaint against her son, but the police kept him in custody and handed him over to the concerned authority.