smuggling womanSaudi customs officers thwarted attempts of smuggling in a European woman at the King Fahd Border in Saudi Arabia. The woman was found hiding on the back seat floor of an SUV, reported Akhbaar24. The vehicle, driven by a British national, was heading to Saudi from Bahrain.

The woman, whose nationality was not disclosed, did not have a passport. Dhaifallah Bin Bader Al Otaibi, the acting head of Saudi customs said that they discovered the woman hiding under a large carpet and a small wooden table.

The kingdom’s security authorities have been constantly facing the issue of foreigners trying to illegally enter Saudi borders, especially those seeking better employment and living opportunities.