Arrest made in Jeddah kidnap, murder case

  • Share via facebook
  • Tweet this
  • Bookmark and Share

Police in Saudi Arabia have arrested a man on suspicion of murdering a woman and throwing her corpse out into the street a month ago, English language Saudi Gazette reported.

The 28-year old Saudi woman, a student who had been missing for a month, was found dead in Jeddah’s Samer neighbourhood. She had suffered bruises all over her body and had been hit over the head with a steel tool, police in the Red Sea port city said.

Police said they had arrested a former teacher in connection with the case, who had originally been accused by the victim’s family when the missing person’s report was first filed.

Speculation on social media and news websites in the region had named Prince Khalid Bin Saad as a suspect, which the prince strongly refuted via his Twitter account.

Join the Discussion

Disclaimer:The view expressed here by our readers are not necessarily shared by Arabian Business, its employees, sponsors or its advertisers.

Please post responsibly. Commenter Rules

Posted by: Captainjets

Many commentators accused tbe prince who proved to be an innocent man, what happened to fairness and integrity among us people. .....

Enter the words above: Enter the numbers you hear:

All comments are subject to approval before appearing

Further reading

Features & Analysis
How to increase productivity

How to increase productivity

With the desire to develope skills, knowledge, and competence...

Should I hire friends?

Should I hire friends?

Tamara Pupic looks at whether you should hire friends to work...

Building a BIZness: Q&A with Hazel Jackson

Building a BIZness: Q&A with Hazel Jackson

Since landing in Dubai in the 1990s, Hazel Jackson has built...

Most Discussed