Today, the Saudi Ministry of Interior issued a statement regarding the execution of the death sentence for one of the perpetrators in Jeddah Governorate, Makkah Al Mukarramah Region.
Below is the text of the statement.
God Almighty said «but reward those who fight Allah and His Messenger, and seek mischief in the land to be killed or crucified or their hands and feet cut off from or otherwise put out of the ground it for them in this world and disgrace them in the Hereafter a great punishment».
On 3/26/1442 AH, Walid Sami Al-Zuhairi, an Egyptian national, committed a treacherous act, motivated by a misguided terrorist, to kill the first soldier in the security patrols in Jeddah, Hadi bin Misfir Al-Qahtani, while he was performing the dawn prayer in a chapel belonging to one of the gas stations in the governorate. He stopped there while he was working to perform the prayer there, as the perpetrator took advantage of the martyr’s presence alone inside the prayer hall, so he surprised him while he was sitting in the tashahhud by paying several stabs, which led to his martyrdom, and then fled, believing that he would survive his heinous act, but thanks to God Almighty, the security authorities were able to From his arrest and the seizure of the crime instrument, and the investigation with him resulted in his confession of his crime, his adoption of the takfiri approach, and his affiliation with the terrorist “ISIS” organization. An instrument that proves what was attributed to him, and because what the defendant did was a forbidden act and a form of corruption on the ground, he was sentenced to death with the limit of harba, and the verdict was upheld by the competent Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court, and an order was issued In order to enforce what was legally decided and supported by its reference against the aforementioned offender.
The death sentence was carried out with the end of haraba punishment for the offender, Walid Sami Al-Zuhairi, today (Wednesday) 10/28/1442 AH in Jeddah Governorate, Makkah Al Mukarramah Region.
And the Ministry of Interior, as announcing this, to assure everyone the keenness of the government of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques to establish security, achieve justice, and implement the provisions of God in everyone who transgresses against the safe and sheds their blood, and at the same time warns everyone who is tempted to commit such criminal terrorist acts that the legitimate punishment It will be his fate.