KUWAIT: A citizen who complained to police against her Filipina housemaid for being pregnant, changed her mind when she learned it was her son who had impregnated her. The maid told police that her sponsor’s son discovered she had stolen an expensive watch, so he blackmailed and raped her several times to remain silent about the theft. Police charged the son and the Filipina in two separate cases.

Friends fight over girl
Two men were vying for a girl, then when she preferred one over the other, they got into a fight when the man who was spurned told his friend: “You are not a man because you let a girl separate us”. Police had to intervene and break up the fight.

Bad blood
Two citizens resorted to sticks and knives to settle their differences in Abdullah Al-Mubarak, and both were injured. Police broke up the fight and transferred them to hospital. They were charged with fighting.

Pedestrian mugged
A Pakistani man was robbed by five unknown persons near Khaitan sports club. He was restrained, his eyes were covered and his phone was stolen before the thieves fled. Investigations led police to a Somali man, who was arrested and confessed to the crime. He told them where the phone was and named his accomplices. – Al-Rai and Al-Anbaa