Suspects arrested in Bi’r el-Abed following a quarrel

Friday, 15 May 2020

The Army Command – Directorate of Orientation issued the following statement:

A Lebanese Army Intelligence force arrested both suspects (M.CH) and (H.A) following a personal quarrel that escalated to a brawl and opening fire. The incident resulted in the sad demise of one (H.Y) and the injury of his brother army Sergeant (H.Y). The troops found at the residence of (M.CH) a quantity of narcotics and a number of communication devices. The mentioned force also arrested (Y.Y) and the Syrian (A.H) who attempted to help (H.A) to leave the hospital.

The confiscated items were turned in and investigation is in process under the supervision of the relevant judiciary authorities.