The two accused made detailed confessions to the investigation authorities about the incident, where the first accused, “A.S.M.”, 20 years old, unemployed, known as “Zara”, said that he seized the phone by neglecting and escaping, as he was in possession of a “Boxer” motorcycle, without Metal plates, and that he monitored the victim until he had the opportunity, seized the phone and ran away, not knowing that the phone was operating for live broadcasting.
The second defendant, “KNH”, 34 years old, a merchant, confirmed that he had a friendship with the first defendant, and that the first defendant came to him and offered him the mobile phone for sale, and he actually obtained it, knowing that the phone was one of the proceeds of a theft.
When the defendants were brought before the Second Police Department of Shubra El-Khaymah, it ordered the detention of “A.S.M.”, 20 years old, unemployed, resident of Kom Ashfin, Qalyub Police Station Department, and “KNH,” 34 years old, a merchant, 4 days pending investigations. For stealing a mobile phone from a journalist in the Seventh Day newspaper, while doing a live broadcast on the ring road to cover the presence of an earthquake in the governorates of Greater Cairo.
The efforts of the Ministry of Interior’s agencies resulted in revealing the circumstances of the circulation of a video clip on one of the pages on the social networking site “Facebook”, which includes an “unidentified” person riding a motorcycle who hijacked a mobile phone from the correspondent of the seventh day website when he was on the top of the ring road in the Bahtim area in the Department of Department Shubra El-Kheima, Qalyubia, while he was broadcasting a live video clip using a mobile phone, and fled.
The search team headed by the Public Security Sector headed by Major General Alaa Selim, Assistant Minister of Interior, and with the participation of the Criminal Investigation Department of the Qalyubia Security Directorate, was able to say that behind the perpetration of the incident (unemployed – residing in the Qalyub Police Station Department).
After legalizing the procedures, he was targeted and could be seized at his place of residence, as well as the motorcycle used in the commission of the incident, and by confronting him, he confessed to committing the incident, and instructed about the seized mobile phone at (a merchant – resident in the center’s department), the latter could be seized with the seized phone and admitted knowing that it was one of the proceeds of the incident. Theft, legal action was taken.