Saudi Interior Ministry Identifies Kidnapers of Qatif Judge

Riyadh, Saudi interior ministry said investigations of the security authorities into disappearance of Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdullah Al-Jirani, Judge of Endowments and Inheritances Department, in front of his home in Qatif province on 13 December have led to the arrest of three people involved in this crime.

The Saudi interior ministry security spokesman said that these three arrested persons were assigned by the planners and perpetrators of this crime to monitor the victim and the investigations resulted in the identification of three of the culprits involved directly in carrying out the crime of kidnapping, according to Saudi Press Agency (SPA).

The SPA said that the ministry calls upon the culprits to release the judge immediately and holds them completely accountable for any harm he might incur.

It added the ministry also invites anyone who has information about the wanted people or those who announced in a previous list or information about the place of the abductee to report to the nearest security headquarters.

The ministry confirmed that the rewards earlier announced will also be extended to those who provide information about the persons wanted by the security authorities, it said.

Source: Qatar News Agency