2004 News Story

Death confirmed of wanted terrorist suspect Alshihri

The Ministry of Interior has confirmed the death of A'amir Mohsin Moreef Al Zaidan Alshihri, who was on the December 6 list of wanted terrorist suspects. The statement reported that he had died of wounds sustained during a clash with police in the Alswaidi district of Riyadh neighborhood on November 6, 2003, and had been buried just outside the city by his accomplices, who recently informed the police of the location of his grave. After recovering his body, DNA tests proved that it was that of the wanted man. The body has been handed over to his family.