Saturday, July 4, 2020

Kuwaiti police thwart attempt to smuggle drugs


(Image courtesy: Kuwait Times)

Kuwait: The coastguard foiled an attempt to smuggle drugs into the country, the Interior Ministry announced.

Officers found 94 pieces of hashish, a heroin joint and a small bag of shabu (methamphetamine), in addition to drugs paraphernalia.

The drugs were found on a boat that police followed based on information received about a potential smuggling attempt through sea.

Two people who were on board were arrested and sent to the proper authorities.