Over the past four days, the authorities have made efforts to identify the accused and conducted searches for him, in light of the preoccupation of the Jordanian street and social media sites with the tragic incident of the student.
The student, Iman Irsheed, was killed, Thursday, with several bullets, one of which hit her in the head, amid the circulation of a threatening message attributed to the suspect, in which he had threatened to kill her, similar to what happened with the student of Mansoura University in Egypt, Naira Ashraf.
And the security authorities announced in a statement that CNN Arabic received a copy of it, that they had located the killer, who had fled since the execution of his crime, and his name is Uday Khaled Abdullah Hassan, born in 1985, and he was besieged on a farm located in the Balama area in the Mafraq governorate, to the northeast of the capital. Amman.
And the Public Security Directorate revealed in a statement, that the “killer” refused to surrender and threatened to commit suicide before he actually shot himself in the head from the Yemeni side, and was transferred to intensive care.
The authorities said that the pace of work has not stopped since the crime occurred to catch the killer, and that he planned his crime and used “misleading methods”, according to the Public Security statement.
The media spokesperson for the Public Security Directorate confirmed in the statement that continuous efforts in all intelligence and operational aspects began as soon as the crime was reported, and an investigation team was formed, consisting of all the specialized units to work around the clock and under the direct supervision of the Director of Public Security.
And he indicated that the killer “tried to hide his identity.” Which he frequented before and after the commission of the crime.
The statement indicated that the investigation process is continuing, after the weapon that was in the killer’s possession was seized, to refer the case to the competent authorities.
Activists circulated on social media, several videos of the siege of the accused and pictures of the perpetrator before he shot himself.