- Eight men can be seen attacking a police officer in Saudi Arabia in viral video
- The suspects are all Africans, reports have said
- Two of the attackers have been detained including the one who ran over the cop with a quad bike
- It’s unclear how the fight started or why the men assaulted the officer
A viral video showing eight men in quad bikes attacking a police officer in Saudi Arabia has angered netizens. The incident was captured on a phone camera by a resident looking out through the window.
The clip showed several men in beach buggies repeatedly attacking a police inside a car. At least one of them can be seen hitting the passenger too.
They encircled the cop’s vehicle, and at one point, ran over the officer who was standing on the road. It is believed the cop was not seriously hurt.
The incident took place in the Red Sea city of Jeddah early this week.
It is unclear how the fight started or why the men assaulted the officer. But the suspects, according to Khaleej Times, are all Africans.
At least two of the suspects have been arrested on Tuesday. One of them, a 25-year-old named Siddiq is believed to be the one who ran over the cop with his bike.
The police ae now hunting the other suspects as more than 400 motorcycles were seized following the incident.