Sunday, December 09, 2012

KUWAIT: Officer held for firing shots at police chopper

KUWAIT: A non-commissioned officer was held for investigations after he was suspected of firing shots towards a helicopter that was monitoring a night demonstration in Sabahiya recently, a local newspaper reported yesterday quoting a security source. “The suspect was followed after he was seen aiming an AK47 out of his car’s window and firing multiple shots at a Ministry of Interior helicopter hovering above,” explained the security insider who spoke to Al-Rai on the condition of anonymity. Police reportedly followed the man until his house, where the weapon was found “while the suspect still emanated gunpowder smell,” the source said.

The man, identified as a Lance Corporal in the Interior Ministry, has categorically denied the accusations despite the evidence against him.

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