Missing man’s body found

By Staff Reporter — MUSCAT: Dec 28: The Public Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulances (PACDA) said in a statement that it has found the body of a missing person in Khasab, Musandam. PACDA said its divers found the body following search operations that last nearly five days, but could not save his life. PACDA started its search operation after it was informed of a collision between two boats in the waters of Khasab. PACDA mentioned that local citizens were able to rescue two people with moderate injuries, who were then handed over to the civil defence officials.

CRIME IN DHOFAR: ROP’s investigation teams in Dhofar Governorate arrested three suspects of a foreign nationality for their involvement in a fraud related to money. The suspects allegedly visited a hotel in Salalah and duped come citizens on the pretext helping them make more money. Tools used by them for forgery were also seized by the police. In separate cases, an Asian expatriate was arrested for cheating shopkeepers while there others arrested for forgery with related to permits for oil and gas fields manipulation in resident card details. All cases have been referred to the public prosecution for legal procedures.