Lebanon News

Suspect detained in Tyre for making bombs

A general view of south Lebanon. (Mohammed Zaatari/The Daily Star)

BEIRUT: A suspect was detained in south Lebanon Tuesday for making bombs and transporting weapons and ammunition, security sources told The Daily Star.

The suspect, a 54-year-old Lebanese national, was identified by the initials M.R.

He was arrested by the Internal Security Forces’ Information Branch in the southern city of Tyre, the sources said.

The suspect was handed over to a police station in the sothern town of al-Abbasiyeh for investigation, they added.





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