The security spokesman for the Interior Ministry informed that security patrols were following a wanted drug dealer when gunshots were fired from inside the house of the dealer. He said that the security men took measures to handle the situation, and they successfully arrested the drug dealer along with two other men.
The incident that took place around 6:45 PM on 27 January killed Soldier Abdul Hadi Saoud Ayed Al-Qahtani, reported Akhbaar24 news. Six security men were wounded in the heavy gunfire and were rushed to the hospital. One of the men is reported to be in critical condition.
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