3 criminals killed in shootout with police in Qena
Sunday، 23 August 2020 - 08:58 PM
The Interior Ministry on Sunday 23/8/2020 said that three of the most dangerous elements were killed in a shootout with police forces in the Upper Egyptian governorate of Qena.
Criminal investigation and central security forces raided the fugitives' hideout, where the shootout erupted, leaving the three criminals dead and one injured, the ministry said in a press release.
Four automatic rifles, a quantity of ammunition, as well as cannabis were among the objects found in the scene, the ministry noted.
The raid comes as part of the criminal investigation department's efforts to arrest fugitives and wanted criminals.