BEIRUT

Lebanon News

Police arrests during Eid al-Fitr holiday

A police car exits the Roumieh prison, Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. (The Daily Star/Hasan Shaaban)

BEIRUT: Several arrests were made during the Eid al-Fitr holiday, over offenses that included drug possession, stolen vehicles and weapons possession.

The ISF released a statement Thursday saying that 23 arrests were made, and 46 motorcycles and 13 cars confiscated during Eid al-Fitr in Beirut.

Among the 23 arrested, 10 were detained for drug possession, two for robbery, two for driving stolen motorcycles, two for carrying weapons, one for prostitution and the rest for different offenses.

 

Recommended

Advertisement

Comments

Your feedback is important to us!

We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.

Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.

Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)

comments powered by Disqus

Advertisement

FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE

Interested in knowing more about this story?

Click here