A Bedoun man was arrested in Kabad area in possession of 720 bottles of imported liquor. According to security sources, when Mubarak Al-Kabeer securitymen received information about a Bedoun man selling liquor in Kabad area, they sent an undercover agent to him to buy 5 bottles of imported liquor worth KD 600.
During the transaction, the suspect was arrestged in possession of 715 more liquor bottles. He was referred with the liquor bottles to the concerned authorities for necessary legal action.
Meanwhile, securitymen raided a liquor factory in Salwa area and confiscated 685 bottles of locally manufactured liquor and 53 barrels which were used for manufacturing liquor. Reportedly, when securitymen received information about an apartment being used as a liquor factory, they took necessary legal measures to raid the apartment.
No one was in the apartment at the time of the raid. Securitymen referred the confiscated items to the concerned authorities and have launched investigations to find and arrest the culprits.
Source: Arab Times