KUWAIT: Ahmadi detectives arrested a citizen and an Asian woman for trading in liquor, said security sources. Case papers indicate that detectives had been tipped off concerning the suspectsí activities and after close surveillance, an undercover agent was sent to make a deal with the suspects, who were arrested red-handed. On searching their house, detectives found 49 bottles of liquor and KD 1,687 in cash. A case was filed.
Falcon smuggling foiled
Coastguards foiled an attempt to smuggle 23 falcons on a boat arriving from Iran, said security sources, noting that the coastguards spotted and inspected the boat in Kuwaitís national waters and found the birds. A case was filed.
By Hanan Al-Saadoun