“A 39-year-old man was arrested for stealing a car and setting it on fire, announced the General Directorate of Criminal Investigation and Forensic Science on its official social media accounts.

The General Directorate of Criminal Investigation and Forensic Science said that the accused confessed that he committed the crime. He justified that his crime was because of a previous dispute with the owner of the stolen and burned car.

Details of the case, as explained by the General Directorate of Criminal Investigation and Forensic Science, that a team from the directorate and the responsible police station immediately moved to the site upon receiving communication about the incident. After the initial examination, it was found that the burning of the car was done deliberately.

Police intensive search and investigation resulted in identifying and the arrest of the suspect in a few hours.

Directorate of Criminal Investigation and Forensic Science assured that the necessary legal procedures have been completed in preparation to refer the case to the Public Prosecution.