2005 News Story

Five security men killed by terror suspects

An official source at the Ministry of Interior said that at 9:00 am today, a security patrol carrying out their duties east the city of Buraidah in Qasim Province, came under fire from a car leading to the death of two security men. The same car fired randomly at one of the check points near the town of al-Midanab leading to the death of three security men.  Security forces shot a person in the car and managed to apprehend a suspect.  The incident is still under investigation and further details are expected shortly.