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Crossdresser arrested after entering lingerie shop in Kuwait

A young Kuwaiti crossdresser was arrested by police after he entered a women-only lingerie shop.

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31st July 2013 11:06

Alessia Valenza

A female shopper, shocked by the presence of a man wearing women’s clothes and heavy makeup, told him to leave the premises, saying he had no right to be there.
However, the crossdresser objected and insisted he was entitled to be in the shop, located in the posh Salmiya area in Kuwait City.

A saleswoman had to call the police to end the dispute, local Arabic daily Al Rai reported.

The crossdresser was eventually taken by the police to the station. He is accused of crossdressing and getting involved in a fight in a public place.

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