Hand grenade wounds policeman while arresting wanted man in Basra

Archival photo.
Archival photo.

( Basra – On Thursday, a security source in Basra Province revealed, that a wanted man threw a hand grenade on a security force while trying to arrest him in al-Zubair District.

The source said in a statement obtained by, “A security force stormed a house in al-Zuhairiya area in al-Zubair District to arrest a man wanted on criminal charges,” pointing out that, “The criminal threw a hand grenade on the security force, wounding a policeman with serious injuries.”

The source, who spoke on condition of anonymity, added, “The security force exchanged fire with the criminal and managed to arrest him.”

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