Feb 20, 2019

A Sri Lankan with heroin nabbed in Kuwait

A Sri Lankan who was involved in a large-scale drug trafficking in Kuwait was arrested by the Criminal Investigation sleuths of Kuwait on the 18th of this month.

The suspect was arrested with ten kilograms of heroin, two kilos of Shabbu and three kilos of Hashish.

Kuwait Criminal Investigation Officers have received information that the suspect is engaged in drug trafficking from his home. According to the defense sources, the security personnel had raided the house of the suspect in Fahaheel, Kuwait. It has been revealed that the stock of narcotics was found there.

When contacted a top official of the Sri Lankan Embassy in Kuwait, he informed that investigations have not been completed and that no information has been revealed on his residence in in Sri Lanka.