SAUDI ARABIA. CITIZEN BEHEADED FOR FATAL SHOOTING
February 26, 2008: Saudi Arabia beheaded a citizen convicted of fatally shooting another Saudi man, the country's Interior Ministry said in a statement. Mohammed Bin Ali Al-Zahrany was executed in the western Taif resort near the holy city of Mecca.
The statement said that Al-Zahrany shot another Saudi in the head, killing him instantly. There were no details on what had triggered the violent incident nor when it took place. (Sources: PR-Inside.com, 26/02/2008)