Saudi Arabia: 5 illegal expats arrested for dealing in fake sterilisers

Cairo: Saudi police said they have arrested five illegal expatriates for dealing in bogus sterilisers and detergents.

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The five, found to be violators of the kingdom’s labour and residency regulations, are Pakistani and Bangladeshi nationals, spokesman for the Mecca region police Major Mohammed Al Ghamdi said.

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They were involved in bottling chemical substances of unknown origin using fake trademarks, he added.

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2,256 packets were found in the suspects ‘possession before distribution inside a warehouse they ran in Jeddah, the official said.

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They are being kept in custody pending the completion of legal procedures to refer them to public prosecution.

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