Members of the prefectural service of the judicial police of Fez proceeded, Saturday afternoon, to the arrest of two thieves for their alleged involvement in an attempted robbery with assault and injury resulting in death.
The accused, who are 18 and 25 years old, had used violence to rob another homeless man in the Al Atlas district of Fez, said a statement from the Directorate General of National Security (DGSN), adding that the victim was seriously injured.
Investigations have identified and arrested the suspects immediately after the commission of their crime, adds the same source.
The suspects have been placed in police custody at the disposal of the investigation conducted under the supervision of the competent prosecutor’s office. The investigation is being carried out with a view to determining the details of the case, the statement concludes.