KUWAIT: The body of an Egyptian was turned to the coroner after he was found dead in a car behind a mall in Farwaniya. Police received a call about a person sleeping in his car, so patrols went to the area. When they knocked on the window, there was no response, so they obtained a warrant and smashed the glass. Paramedics at the scene declared him dead. Police are investigating the cause of death, because there may be foul play involved.
Policeman caught with drugs
A policeman and his friend were arrested with shabu, chemical narcotic pills and two liquor bottles. A police patrol spotted the car the two were in being driven unsteadily, so they stopped it and found the two in an abnormal state. The car was searched and the drugs were found.
A citizen charged with desecrating the Kuwaiti flag was sent to state security for questioning.
A Syrian woman accused her Lebanese neighbor of beating her following previous differences. She gave police his details along with a medical report to back her claims. The suspect is being sought by detectives for questioning. – Translated from the Arabic press