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Central Court issues arrest warrant against the suspect Maytham al-Aqaili and orders to establish a working group   to follow-up the arrest warrants against the members of gang headed by him

Central Court issues arrest warrant against the suspect Maytham al-Aqaili and orders to establish a working group to follow-up the arrest warrants against the members of gang headed by him

2020-05-21 01:08:00

Baghdad / Judiciary Media

Central Court has issued an arrest warrant against the suspect Maytham  al-Aqaili and his gang in accordance with article 1/4 and pursuant to article 2/8 of Anti-Terrorism Act No. 13 of 2005. The investigating judge of the Central Court has ordered to establish a working group  to follow-up the arrest warrants that have been issued against the accused Maytham  al-Aqaili  to eliminate the gang headed by him within a short period of time.

Maytham  al-Aqaili  heads an outlaw gang in al-Wahda locality in al-Madaan district . This gang kidnapped and blackmailed people  as well as control the contracts relates to Chinese companies which  are in al-Wahda locality since the gang extorted the owners of the companies and the contractors including the abovementioned company, a reporter of the Media Center of the Supreme Judicial Council said.

The reporter added that on 2020.4.28, the security forces in al-Wahda have been ordered to arrest the gang after two persons working for a company contracted with the Chinese companies were kidnapped by the mentioned gang. As result a force of federal police broke into the farm belonging to the accused Maitham al-Aqaili  and was able to liberate the kidnappers , killed a member of the gang and seized a big mount of heavy, medium and light weapons and four-wheel drive armored vehicles used by the gang to kidnap the citizens.

The court ratified the statements of two arrested suspects . One of them made confessions convicted the suspect and his gang and admitted to carrying out outlaw activities.


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