GCC national, 2 expats arrested for fraud
A Saudi and two Sri Lankans were recently arrested for fraud, said security sources. The suspects had been using a website to advertise offers to relieve housemaids of sponsorships in return for cash. The sources added that the suspects met potential victims in public places to collect money from them and hand over maids who would be ready to run away from their new bosses. The source added that a search is on for a Sri Lankan female accomplice.
9 suspects arrested
Ahmadi detectives recently launched an inspection campaign at Khairan resorts, said security sources. The campaign resulted in the arrest of nine wanted suspects and confiscation of 35 ATVs. The officials issued 126 traffic tickets.
A citizen, who resisted arrest and deliberately drove his vehicle into a police patrol damaging it before fleeing the scene was later on arrested while driving around the crime scene.
Liquor traders arrested
Four Asians, two men and two women, were recently arrested for manufacturing home-made liquor and selling it, said security sources. The two women, who worked as cooks, rented a house in Kaifan and used to produce the liquor while their male accomplices distributed the illicit liquor. On raiding the place, policemen found 152 barrels of liquor.
A citizen reported that an accountant working for him had stolen more than KD 3,000. The accountant was supposed to deposit the amount in the company’s bank account.
A female citizen recently filed a complaint against a plastic surgeon working in a private hospital for committing a medical error while subjecting her to a liposuction. According to her complaint the surgeon was supposed to suck fat from her thighs and put them somewhere else, which he did not.