ABHA: An imam in a mosque in the western city of Baha was arrested on charges of burglary, local police said yesterday.
“The Saudi man is suspected to have been involved in burgling several shops and engaging in some other illegal activities,” the source told Arab News yesterday.
The police source refused to disclose more details on the arrest or the name of the suspect. Disclosure of any details would hamper the ongoing investigations, the source said.
“The arrested man has also been working as a teacher in an school and is 33 years old,” according to another knowledgeable source who wants to remain anonymous.
Nasser Badran, the director of the Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Endowments, Propagation and Guidance for Baha province, confirmed to Arab News that an imam of a mosque in Baha was arrested.
“My office communicated with the police to learn of the details
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