Lebanon News

Army arrests man in Akkar, seizes bullets

File - A general view of the Akkar region taken on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. (The Daily Star/Stringer)

BEIRUT: The Lebanese Army arrested Saturday morning a man in Akkar, north Lebanon, and confiscated thousands of bullets from his vehicle, a statement from the military said.

Rabih Abdel-Karim Younes was arrested at 6:15 a.m. in the Hnayder village of Akkar while driving a Toyota van, the Army said.

6,600 bullets for light weapons were confiscated from the vehicle, the statement said.

Younes was handed over to the relevant judiciary.





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