Reptiles smuggling attempt foiled
Customs officers at Kuwait International Airport foiled an attempt to smuggle snakes, beetles, lizards and frogs into Kuwait. The animals were hidden inside suitcases carried by two Kuwaiti men who arrived from Europe. The men were taken to the proper authorities for further action.
Airport worker offenders identified
The Interior Ministry’s Security Information Department announced in a statement that authorities identified suspects who appeared in video footage that went viral on social networks beating an Asian worker at Kuwait International Airport. The four suspects reportedly assaulted the man who works at a shop in the airport. Investigations are ongoing in search for the suspects, the statement reads.
Drug trafficker arrested
Drugs Control General Department arrested a Bangladeshi man with possession of 25 grams of heroin, 50 grams of shabu (meth), and 650 narcotic pills. The suspect, who worked as a cook inside a Kuwaiti man’s house, was detained following a complaint received by the Interior Minister’s office. The suspect confessed that the drugs were intended for sale. He was sent to concerned authorities to face charges.