Gag Order on ‘Fayez’ Youth Assault, Police Arrest Assailants

تم نشره في Mon 7 May / May 2018. 12:00 AM
  • A stillshot from the video of the assault against youth Zaid Mohammad Sami Fayez last Saturday - (Archives)

AMMAN —AlGhad— The authorities have issued a gag order today, Monday, on the assault case involving five assailants and the victim youth, Zaid Mohammad Sami Fayez, who was beaten publicly in Amman last Saturday.

Police earlier today as well announced the arrest of the five assailants

West Amman Attorney General Amer Qudah warned against publishing and republishing any news or material relating to the incident. Violation of the gag order is liable by law.

According to AG Qudah, news spread via social media and other outlets will harm the investigation and mislead public opinion.

The gag order will stand until further notice.