Arab Times

4 held with drugs:


Two Kuwaiti citizens and two Indian expatriate­s were arrested in possession of drugs in Sabah Al-Salem, Fintas and Mahboula areas in separate incidents.

According to security sources, Special Task Force Department had intensifie­d inspection­s based on strict instructio­ns from the Acting Assistant Undersecre­tary for Public Security Affairs at Ministry of Interior Major General Ibrahim Al-Tarrah.

Officers from the department were patrolling Fintas area when they stopped a vehicle with two occupants and checked the latter’s details to discover they are Kuwaiti citizens.

Sensing their disoriente­d states, the officers checked the vehicle to find six sachets of marijuana and eight cigarettes rolled with hashish.

The suspects were arrested and referred to the concerned authoritie­s for necessary legal measures against them.

Meanwhile, an Indian expatriate was arrested in Mahboula area in possession of a sachet of cocaine. Another Indian expatriate was arrested in Sabah Al-Salem area in possession of narcotic pills.

Both suspects were also referred to the concerned authoritie­s for investigat­ions and necessary legal action against them.

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