A fight between children in one of the Qubaita areas in Lahj governorate, southern Yemen, resulted in the killing of 7 people and the wounding of others, some of them in a critical condition, after the guardian of one of them intervened with his machine gun.
According to private sources in Lahj, a man in his fifties, Radwan Saeed Al-Jazei, committed a horrific massacre against his family and other innocents.
A picture published by Yemeni websites of Radwan Saeed Al-Jazei
Al-Jazei carried his machine gun to point it at everyone in front of him, due to problems between children in the Al-Jawazah area of the Qubaita district, which led to the death of 7 people, including one of his relatives, in addition to the injury of a number of children.
Eyewitnesses confirmed that the perpetrator fled after the incident to one of the nearby mountains, and that the security had not arrested him yet, according to what was reported by the news website “NewsYemen”.
Activists demanded the speedy arrest of the perpetrator, expressing their regret and shock for this horrific crime that shook Lahj and Yemen.