An ex-convict hit a police officer with an axe before giving up to Drugs Control General Department (DCGD), as he was arrested with on kilogram of shabu (methamphetamine). Local drugs fighting unit received information about the suspect’s activities, so they placed him under surveillance and obtained a warrant to arrest him. When his house was raided, the suspect met police with resistance, and he was holding an axe which he used to hit an officer before being bought under control. He was sent to DCGD to face charges. Separately, Hawally police arrested three citizens wanted on civil cases for KD 8,000 and KD 5,000. Drugs were found on them when they were searched. The three were sent to DCGD.