Zarqa Special Branch arrests four people in possession with historical antiquity pieces
PSD / Public relations and mass media department stated that Zarqa Special Branch received information about some people presenting antiquities for sale in Zarqa province. A special team followed up these information, monitored the suspects movements to arrest them, and confiscate their possessions.
A special ambush was set for the suspects at the time of transfer of their belongings by a vehicle, which was stopped. There were four people inside the vehicle and found in possession with them a collection of antiquities which been seized.
Public Relations and Mass Media Department stated that The Antiquities were sent to the General Department of Antiquities to be examined and to determine the historical value of them, which confirmed that these Antiquities have historical value and dated back to the age of two thousand years.
The suspects confessed possession of these antiquities and offered them for sale and the investigation is still ongoing.