JAZAN, 10th January, 2016 (WAM) — Saudi Security patrols in the Jazan region have foiled an attempt to smuggle a total of 8,682 live shots of ammunition.

The Saudi Press Agency, SPA, has quoted a media spokesman of the Mujahideen Directorate Branch in Jazan region, Khalid Abdullah bin Quziez, as saying that during night field work, one of the patrols monitored a vehicle in Dafa Valley. The driver managed to escape after his vehicle turned over, and 8,682 live shots of ammunition were found inside the vehicle.