2004 News Story

Another terrorist suspect killed by security forces

The Ministry of Interior has reported that at 6:10 p.m. today, security forces chased and killed a terrorist suspect and injured another in a shootout in the eastern part of the city of Riyadh. A wanted vehicle – a Toyota pickup with stolen plates – was observed. The two occupants ignored orders to stop, started firing and fled. The pursuit resulted in damage to the vehicle, and an exchange of fire that led to the killing of one and the wounding of the other. Their identities are currently under investigation. No citizen or security officer was injured in the incident.