Riyadh_citySources informed that police officials in Riyadh are conducting an investigation regarding the death of a Lieutenant Colonel after his remains were found in his house last Sunday.

A fire broke out in one of the houses in East Riyadh. Civil Defense got a call about the fire around 6 PM on Sunday. After fire-fighters put out the fire, they found the remains of a person in one of the rooms on the ground floor of the house.

The body was identified as that of an official who used to work in the army, reported Akhbaar24 news. The Civil Defense handed over the report to the security authorities who then followed up on the incident. During their investigations, they found out that the deceased was shot at. Further investigation is currently under way.