2004 News Story

Militant killed and four arrested in security raid

The Interior Ministry has issued a statement that yesterday evening security forces were investigating two locations that members of the deviant group were reported as frequenting, when a car carrying four persons tried to break through the security barriers. In the ensuing exchange of fire, one of them was killed, and the other three wounded, and arrested. The search operation also led to the arrest of another suspect, and the seizure of two vehicles that had been under surveillance by the security forces.

[See also August 16 news item
  'Crown Prince says terrorist hold is over, Saudi security strong']