Possible suspect in the killing of Iraqi social media star arrested

The ministry’s spokesperson Maj. Gen. Saad Maan said that legal procedures will quickly take place within 48 hours. (Screengrab)

The Iraqi interior ministry announced the arrest of a possible suspect in the killing of social media star and former Iraqi Beauty Queen Tara Faris, adding that he is currently being investigated.

The ministry’s spokesperson Maj. Gen. Saad Maan said that legal procedures will quickly take place within 48 hours in order to reach the other perpetrators involved in the killing of Faris in Baghdad.

The head of the security committee in the former Iraqi parliament Hakem al- Zameli on Friday, had linked the incident of the assassination of Tara Faris to the widespread illegal gun usage and violence, calling on the Ministry of Interior to reconsider the intelligence wing's performance and for the prosecution of those behind the assassination.

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Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:58 - GMT 06:58
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