- Kuwait Times Extra
KUWAIT: The General Department for Drug Control(GDDC) arrested an expat for being in possession of seven kilograms of drugs. Police were tipped about the activities of an unemployed expat residing illegally, but was actively peddling the contraband. After confirming the information, he was arrested in a flat that he had rented to be used as a warehouse for storing drugs. Police confiscated four kilograms of hashish and three kilograms of opium, some heroin and other types of drugs. He admitted to trading in drugs and smuggling them from outside Kuwait. He was referred to the concerned department.
In other news, police from GDDC arrested an Arab expat after finding 2,402 drug pills (Tramadol drugs) in his possession. Information was received about his illegal activities. The 31-year-old Arab nationalwas caught after being trapped by an undercover agent. He struck a deal with suspect to buy some Tramadol pills. He was caught at the time of the contraband’s delivery. Police then after searched his place of residence and found 2,402 pills and a thermal nylon equipment to seal bags. He was referred to higher authorities.
By Hanan Al-Saadoun, Staff Writer
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