RIYADH, 18th November, 2015 (WAM) — The security spokesman of the Saudi Ministry of Interior has said that at one o’clock this morning local time, one of its security patrols in Qatif Governorate was exposed to gunfire from an unknown source in the city of Seihat, which resulted in the martyrdom of Corporal Jaber Ali Mohammed Al-Maqa’adi and First Soldier Muharib Allaihbi Gharib Al-Sharari.

According to the Saudi Press Agency, SPA, Specialists in Qatif Governorate police have started criminal investigation procedures into what is being referred to as a terrorist crime, and the incident is still under security follow-up.