Inebriated Turk offers bribe to officer

Traffic police arrested a Turkish man for driving a vehicle under the influence of alcohol and then offering a bribe to the officer to let him off free.

According to charges filed against the man, he was pulled over by a traffic officer for reversing his car along the main road. While issuing a citation against the offender, the officer discovered the man was intoxicated. The driver then offered KD400 to the officer as bribe to release without filing a report. The officer arrested the driver and drove him to Abu Halifa Police station where he was charged and detained.