One policeman shot dead in Saudi capital: state agency

This is a slow drip now…

A policeman was shot dead on Friday evening in a southern district of the capital of Riyadh, the official Saudi news agency SPA said.

Policeman Maged al-Ghamdy was patrolling the area at 7:30 p.m. local time when he was shot from an unidentified car, the agency said.

The authorities are investigating the incident, the agency said.

Last month, two policeman were also shot dead from a car in eastern Riyadh.