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Conflict Incident Report

Citizen's body found in Meshmesh

Date of incident: 
February 22, 2016
Death toll: 
1 person
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Internal Security Forces (ISF)

Members of an ISF patrol found on Sunday night the body of citizen Chady Qassem Hassan shot and dumped in a pitch next to a construction site in Meshmesh village.
The victim has been reportedly kidnapped two days ago in Beb Tebbeneh by a citizen named Muhammad. The latter has been arrested by the Information Branch and has confessed to his crime.
Civil Defense elements transported the body to a nearby hospital and investigations are
underway to uncover the murder's details.

Primary category: 
Classification of conflict (primary): 
Individual acts of violence
Violent incidents which do not have a specific or a known political agenda but are caused by the general proliferation of weapons, of trained and untrained soldiers or militants, by the general inefficiency of the Justice system, and past-traditions and histories of violence within society.