Director-General of Criminal Investigation and Forensic Science announced on Monday the arrest of two men, 21 and 30, for force robbery of a woman’s bag while she was walking in the Seef district.

He said that an investigation into the case led to identifying and arresting the suspects and the bag was retrieved within half an hour of receiving the report of the incident. Legal proceedings are being taken to refer the case to the Public Prosecution. 

The Director also indicated that the necessary legal measures have been taken, in preparation for referring the case to the Public Prosecution.