Wednesday 06 October 2021
Books – Alaa Omran:
The Ministry of Interior announced the martyrdom of two police officers in an armed confrontation against those accused of trafficking in firearms in Ismailia.
The Ministry of the Interior stated in a statement today, Wednesday: “It is a continuation of the efforts of the Ministry of Interior’s agencies to combat crime in all its forms, especially the pursuit and seizure of dangerous criminal elements, and during a mission to target and arrest members of a very dangerous gang formation for committing several incidents of coercive theft with firearms.”
She explained: “After being identified and targeted in the Balabasa area in Ismailia governorate, the gang members opened fire at the police forces, which resulted in the martyrdom of two officers, the killing of one of the members of the formation, and the arrest of 3 suspects in possession of 3 automatic weapons and a cartridge rifle.”
Legal action has been taken.