Senior official files defamation charges
KUWAIT: The head of the standards department at the Traffic General Department was insulted and defamed by anonymous persons on the internet. He filed a complaint at Rumaithiya police station. The complaint was forwarded to the electronic crimes detectives to find out the identity of the suspects.
A man fell victim to a swindler who made him believe that an industrial lot belonged to him, and took KD 120,000 from the him and escaped. The victim told Naeem police that a man was supposed to hand him over the lot but did not. Detectives are working on the case.
A woman accused a person who was driving a luxury car of chasing her in Salmiya and endangering her life when she did not stop, as he tried to force her to do so. She gave police the car’s license plate number and they are working on the case.
A driver was stabbed by a passenger and robbed in Abu Halifa. The driver went to Abu Halifa police station with a medical report stating that he had a stab wound in the hand. He said a man pulled a knife and asked him for his money, and when he refused, he was stabbed and the money was taken. Detectives were asked to investigate.
Drunk driver arrested
Ahmadi traffic patrol arrested a drunk driver who was driving a Truck. Motorists called police and told them that the driver was endangering their lives, so patrol officers were sent and forced him to stop. The driver was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and endangering people’s lives.
A man told Fahd Al-Ahmad police that his car was broken and KD 1,700 and documents were stolen from it. Criminal evidence men lifted fingerprints and Ahmadi detectives are investigating.
A grocer was robbed of KD 310 by two persons who threatened him with a knife. A security source in Maidan Hawally said the victim gave the description of the two as detectives were asked to find and arrest them.
‘Missing’ girl found
A woman was arrested in Sharq late at night, after police stopped her and found she was missing for 12 days, as a case was lodged at Salmiya police station. The girl was sent to the relevant police station for processing, who handed her to her family.
Two men beat a woman inside a co-op society without an apparent reason, according to her statements. The woman filed a complaint at Salam police station.