By Hanan Al-Saadoun

KUWAIT: Police arrested the suspected killer of a citizen whose burnt body was found in the Rehaya desert, the Interior Ministry’s relations and security information department said. Jahra and Farwaniya detectives carried out investigations, located and followed the suspect, then arrested him. The suspect confessed to killing the victim in a robbery.

He said he took the body wrapped in a carpet to the Rehaya desert, where he burned it. The suspect had three credit cards and KD 90 belonging to the victim. Meanwhile, another police statement said the partner of the suspect was also arrested, adding he was also involved in the killing.

Expressway accident
Qurain firemen responded to an accident on Fahaheel Expressway, where a vehicle hit a lamppost. Four injured Kuwaitis with fractures and wounds were handed to paramedics. Meanwhile, firemen from the Sulaibikhat and Doha fire stations put out a fire in the chimney of a restaurant in a Sulaibikhat supermarket. No injuries were reported.