The Lebanese Army detained two suspects for resisting arrest and opening fire in the eastern city of Baalbek, seizing a large quantity of weaponry, the military said Monday.
"An army force conducted raids [Sunday] night in search for suspects after a gun battle erupted in a neighborhood in Baalbek," the army said.
A Jeep Grand Cherokee was located in al-Tatri neighborhood, where the force seized 18 RPGs and their shots, 14 hand grenades, five Kalashnikov, a grenade launcher and a quantity of ammunition and various military equipment.
The two suspects and the confiscated item were referred to the competent authority.
Source: News Agencies, Edited by website team