Gaza security forces arrest man accused of killing woman, child
Published Thursday 09/01/2014 (updated) 10/01/2014 12:15
GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- Security forces arrested a man who was suspected of killing a young woman and a child in a family brawl, Gaza's public prosecutor said Thursday.
Hussam Dakka told Ma'an that the man, identified only as A.Q., is charged with the murder of Suheir Abu al-Kheir, 20, and 9-year-old Musab Azzam.
Dakka said the suspect used a pistol and an AK-47 to commit the murders.
Directly after the brawl, police conducted an investigation at the scene where they took witness accounts and collected forensic evidence.