ARAB TIMES, SUNDAY, AUGUST 28, 2011 LOCAL 6 Alarm snares ‘smallest thief in Kuwait’ for pinching pricy item Barber thrashed for ‘cutting’ Kuwaiti’s ear KUWAIT CITY, Aug 27: A theft case has been Crime Briefs registered against a 5- year-old Kuwaiti child in North Jahra Police Station, reports Al- Anba daily. A police source said the Youth stabbed in fight over girl ‘smallest thief in Kuwait’ had innocently shoplifted an elec- TV producer among two caught for drugs tronic device worth KD 3,000. The source added that when the alarm at the shop By Munaif Nayef and Shebli went off, the guards checked the mother’s bags but could Al-Rashid not find any unpaid stuff. Special to the Arab Times Guards later found the elec- tronic device with the child KUWAIT CITY, Aug 27: Anti-nar- and CCTV footage showed cotic officers arrested two Kuwaitis, that that he acted independ- one of them is a TV producer, for the possession of half kilo of heroin in ently and was innocently act- A vehicle damaged in one of the accidents. the Capital Governorate. ing as if he was shopping. Acting on a tip-off, the officers The management of the shop forgave the child, but a case Bangladeshi dies in 2-car crash put the suspect under surveillance. When the team gathered enough was registered against him information to arrest him, they nonetheless. By Munaif Nayef and Shebli Al-Rashed Farwaniya Hospital for treatment. ❑ ❑ ❑ Special to the Arab Times An Egyptian expatriate was severely arranged an entrapment. He was injured when his motorbike overturned arrested, along with his accomplice Barber thrashed: A Kuw- One person died and eight others were near Mahboula. He was rushed to Adan (the TV producer), with the posses- aiti man beat up a barber who injured in separate traffic accidents report- Hospital. sion of half kilo of heroin. The sus- had accidentally cut the ed in the country on Saturday. Also, a Kuwaiti sustained injuries in an pects were referred to the concerned Kuwaiti’s ear while trimming A 40-year-old Bangladeshi died on the accident involving two vehicles in Doha. He security department for the neces- his hair, reports Al-Shahed spot in a two-vehicle collision that took was taken to Sabah Hospital. sary legal action. daily. place on the Wafra Road, opposite the live- Furthermore, two youths were injured in stock pens area. One of the vehicles another accident that took place on the ❑ ❑ ❑ Acting on information, reportedly overturned due to the impact police rushed to the barber shop Fahaheel Expressway, opposite Salmiya Man acquitted: The Misdemeanor in Fahaheel and found the bar- and the victim is said to have succumbed area. They were taken to Mubarak Court acquitted a Kuwaiti man of to severe head injuries. His remains were Hospital. Traffic was at a standstill on the Nuwaiseeb and Saudi Khafji borders in the ber lying on the floor with referred to Forensics. Lastly, a Kuwaiti man suffered injuries in resisting arrest and possession of early hours Saturday due to a power outage that lasted from 2:00 am to injuries on his body. They also narcotic pills. Meanwhile, two Kuwaitis, suffered a two-vehicle collision on the Arabian Gulf 9:00 am. A large number of passengers suffered due to the traffic jam and noticed blood dripping from injuries in a traffic accident on the Fifth Street. He was taken to Amiri Hospital for Case files indicate the Kuwaiti the Saudi authorities had no option but to suspend the processing of the ear of the Kuwaiti. was arrested in Riqqa when a patrol Ring Road. They were referred to treatment. papers to release passengers going towards Kuwait. The passengers Paramedics referred the bar- officer noticed the erratic movement asked Deputy Premier and Minister of Interior Sheikh Ahmad Al-Humoud ber and the client to hospital, of his vehicle. When the officer to develop the border, recruit efficient employees and appoint competent while police registered a case. asked for his identification card, he officials to better serve the public. They pointed out the emergency plan is presented only his employment ID useless if the concerned officials do not report for work. ❑ ❑ ❑ Court Cases which was used to check his securi- Filipina arrested: Police ty records. However, the accused arrested a Filipina nurse for popular shopping mall along the Sixth Support Patrol Team apprehended fled from the scene, prompting the officer to call for back up. The Ring Road in South Surra. two cross-dressers in Salmiya with stealing KD 2,000 from a den- tal clinic where she was work- Kuwaiti absolved in kidnap, battery Kuwaiti later parked the car and took Rescue officers at the Operations the possession of cosmetics pills. ing, reports Al-Anba daily. to his heels, sneaking into a building. The officers searched the car where they found the narcotic pills and Room received a call that the youths were fighting over a girl, so the secu- rity officers and paramedics moved in The officers were patrolling in Salmiya when they noticed the suspi- cious behavior of two ‘women’, so A police source said after the Kuwaiti dentist reported the theft at Hawalli Police Station, Duo acquitted in drug peddling referred the case to the Public quickly to deal with the situation. The they approached them for routine securitymen interrogated all the By Jaber Al-Humoud Kuwaiti man of charges of kidnapping, robbing Prosecution. officers pacified the feuding parties inspection. staff members at the clinic and and beating a person. However, the officers discovered Special to the Arab Times ❑ ❑ ❑ and restored peace in the mall. The it eventually led to the arrest of The suspect was allegedly helped by two injured is now confined at Mubarak the two were actually men clad in the nurse. KUWAIT CITY, Aug 27: The Criminal Court other men. Fight over girl: A 17-year old Al-Kabeer Hospital. women’s clothes. The cross-dressers The nurse said she was pass- acquitted two Asians of trafficking in drugs. The Public Prosecution Kuwaiti suffered a stab wound on were taken to a nearby police station charged the accused based the left shoulder after engaging in a ❑ ❑ ❑ for interrogation and other necessary ing through financial difficul- Case files indicate the two Asians were ties, so she broke open the door arrested when a patrol officer found drugs in on the complaint of the public brawl with other youths at a Cross-dressers held: The Hawalli legal action. of the clinic and stole the their possession. They were referred to Fintas victim. The suspect’s money. Police Station for the necessary legal action but lawyer Faisal Al-Rasheedi Police recovered the stolen the investigation officer revealed it was diffi- said the statements of the money from the nurse’s posses- cult to analyze the drugs which fell on the complainant were contra- sion. ground. dictory and unrealistic and ❑ ❑ ❑ Attorney Salwa Al-Tararwah, lawyer for the added that the investiga- accused, demanded her clients’ acquittal, tions were not done prop- Drugs kill man: A 36-year- claiming the case was fabricated because the erly. He said the claim of old Kuwaiti man died of drug documents presented to the court do not con- Al-Rasheedi beating could not be overdose inside his house, tain any incriminating evidence. The court then proved because there was reports Al-Anba daily. ruled in favor of the accused and declared them no sign of it whatsoever. Sources say as soon as the ❑ ❑ ❑ victim’s family called the not guilty. Operations Room, policemen ❑ ❑ ❑ Foreigner gets clean chit: The Appeals from Jabriya Police Station Expat not guilty: The Appeals Court upheld Court acquitted a foreign national of charges of rushed to the place. Personnel the verdict of a lower court and acquitted an trafficking in cocaine and hashish. from the Criminal Evidences expatriate of charges of committing an Case papers indicate that investigation offi- Department found a syringe immoral act in public. cers arrested the suspect inside his house in and a white substance, believed The suspect’s lawyer Abdul Rahman Al- possession of cocaine and hashish. to be heroin, beside the remains Houti said the case was full of contradictions Subsequently, the Public Prosecution accused of the victim. and probabilities and that investigations were him of trafficking in drugs. ❑ ❑ ❑ not conducted properly. He praised the Kuwaiti Lawyer Tahani Al-Zufairi told the court that judiciary for its integrity and its justness. the procedure of arresting her client and Caught by chance: Ahm- searching his house were illegal. adi police arrested a Kuwaiti ❑ ❑ ❑ She stressed such behavior is against man in Jaber Al-Ali area for Kuwaiti absolved: The Appeals Court uph- Kuwaiti law and demanded that her client be consuming and possessing eld the ruling of a lower court and acquitted a acquitted at once. drugs, reports Al-Anba daily. Police had stopped the man and asked him to show his identification documents. When the suspect opened his News in Brief wallet, policemen saw a piece of hashish inside. Policemen then checked the records and learnt that the man was wanted Eight beggars held: Police arrested by law for his involvement in a eight male and female expatriates for beg- theft and that he was sentenced ging in front of markets and mosques in Theft in Kuwait in absentia to 12 months in jail. Farwaniya and referred them to authorities, ❑ ❑ ❑ reports Al-Watan Arabic daily. Youth stabbed: Police are ❑ ❑ ❑ Maid held in India looking for unidentified young- Cellphones seized: The administration KOCHI, India, Aug 27: A Malayali sters for fighting and stabbing a of the Central Prison seized 12 cellphones woman who escaped after rob- youth in the parking lot of and eight chargers during a surprise inspec- bing gold ornaments worth 10 Rumaithiya Cooperative tion campaign launched in four wards, sovereigns from an apartment in Society, reports Al-Watan reports Al-Anba daily. Kuwait was arrested by the Kochi Arabic daily. ❑ ❑ ❑ city police on Friday. Police rushed to the scene The arrested has been identi- Trio eating in open: Police arrested three fied as Fazila, 32, of Palluruthy. after the Operations Room of Asians for eating publicly during daytime in the Interior Ministry received She was arrested by a police Hawalli, reports Al-Anba daily. Eating, team led by Mattancherry assis- information about shooting in smoking and drinking publicly during day- the area. Police found a youth tant commissioner M Binoy and time is prohibited during Ramadan. Palluruthy circle inspector K with stab injury, said sources, A police patrol on routine duty noticed adding a knife and Kalashnikov Sajeev. that a motorist was driving his car very The police said that Fazila was bullets were beside him. slowly. On a closer inspection, he saw the The youngsters were report- motorist and his two friends smoking and working as a maid in the apart- eating and promptly arrested them all. ment of Biji Shanthan in Kuwait. edly trying to settle an earlier Biji Shanthan hails from Vaikom dispute. ❑ ❑ ❑ in Kottayam district. ❑ ❑ ❑ Driver injured: An Asian driver of a trail- According to the police, it was Car thief caught: Police er truck was seriously injured in a traffic on July 24 that Fazila left the have arrested a Kuwaiti man accident on the Sixth Ring Road opposite apartment after casually men- believed to be in his 20s, for Amghara scrap area, reports Al-Anba daily. tioning that her husband back in The driver reportedly lost control on the Kerala was not well. stealing cars parked in Salmiya, As she did not return the next particularly cars left in opera- truck and it crashed into a concrete barrier. The truck overturned on its side, blocking day for work, Biji Shanthan tional condition, reports Al- three lanes of the road. Traffic was blocked enquired about her and found Watan Arabic daily. on the road for a long time. that she had left Kuwait for A police source said a Kerala. On suspicion, Biji Lebanese woman lodged a ❑ ❑ ❑ Shanthan conducted a search for complaint, saying a thief drove Iranian beaten: A youth entered a gro- her valuables at home and found away her car and took along cery shop where he physically attacked the that the gold ornaments kept with it her cell phones and the Iranian storekeeper to steal food items from inside an almirah were missing. passports of her family. She the shop. said she parked her car for a However, the Iranian resisted, so the sus- few minutes opposite a phar- pect beat him and pushed him towards the refrigerator, causing minor injuries in differ- Dr Fawziya, who discusses family issues macy in Salmiya when the thief on the show, accused a man who calls him- got in and sped off. ent parts of his body. A case was registered and police are now looking for the youth. self Dr Fawz Al-Dre’a, of trying to imper- Securitymen laid a trap and sonate her on Twitter and answering ques- arrested the thief while he tried ❑ ❑ ❑ tions on her behalf. He even allegedly posted to play the same game with Case shelved: The Commercial Affairs her photo on his homepage to fool people. another woman who left her car Section of Public Prosecution shelved a law- The prosecution had asked Twitter admin- in front of the pharmacy. suit filed by Dr Fawziya, a talk show host on istration to reveal the identity of the user, but Police also recovered the cell Al-Rai TV, against an impersonator, reports when it refused to oblige, the prosecution phones and passports of the Al-Jarida daily. decided to shelve the case. Lebanese woman from the thief.