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Man found with 169 alcohol bottles in RAK charged with bootlegging

Bootlegger referred to public prosecution after authorities find 169 containers of beer and wine.

An Asian man has been charged with bootlegging and was found in possession of 169 bottles and cans of alcohol, Ras Al Khaimah Police have reported.

Police found containers or beer and wine in his room at the farm where he worked. A second farm employee told police that the suspect sold alcohol from the farm. The case has been forwarded to public prosecution.