A security source told “Sky News Arabia” that the Public Security Sector, in conjunction with the Criminal Investigation Department of the Dakahlia Security Directorate, and the Central Security Sector, launched a large campaign to target 3 serious criminal elements, one of whom was previously accused in 25 various cases between theft, indecent assault and attempted murder. Possession of a firearm without a license, and required to carry out prison sentences for felonies, and another accused in cases of theft, drugs and possession of a white weapon.
The source explained that the three criminals reside in the Minyat al-Nasr police station in Dakahlia, and when the forces reached their hiding place in one of the agricultural areas, they fired shots at the forces, who were forced to respond in kind, pointing out that the security men “were able to control the situation.”
He pointed out that this resulted in the killing of the three criminals, who were found in their possession 3 automatic rifles, a number of bullets of the same caliber, and 30 kilograms of “Bango” drug.
The source said that the Public Prosecution was notified, which ordered the autopsy of the bodies and took over the investigation into the case.