Wednesday 09 June 2021
Today, Wednesday, the Saudi authorities carried out a death sentence against an Egyptian in Jeddah, Makkah Al-Mukarramah region, after he was convicted of killing a security member and belonging to ISIS.
In a statement carried by the Saudi Press Agency, SPA, the Ministry of Interior said that the perpetrator had killed a “first soldier” in security patrols in Jeddah, while he was performing the dawn prayer in a chapel belonging to a gas station in the governorate, where he had stopped while he was working to perform prayers there.
She added: “The offender took advantage of the soldier’s presence alone inside the chapel and surprised him while he was sitting in the testimonial by paying several stab wounds, which led to his death, and then fled before the security authorities were able to arrest him and seize the crime instrument.”
The investigation with the offender resulted in his confession of his crime, his adoption of the takfiri approach, and his affiliation with the terrorist organization “ISIS”.
The competent criminal court issued a verdict to kill him with the crime of harba, and the verdict was confirmed by the competent court of appeal and the Supreme Court, and a royal order was issued to enforce what was decided