Ajloun suspected vandal arrested, referred to psychiatric facility

Ajloun city
A general view of Ajloun City. (Photo: Jordan News)
AMMAN — Police on Wednesday said it had arrested a suspect, who appeared in a video while smashing a traffic light in the northern Governorate of Ajloun, 55 km north of Amman.اضافة اعلان

The arrest was made Monday, said a police statement carried by the Jordan News Agency, Petra. He was charged with "destroying and causing material damage to a traffic light in Ajloun Governorate, an incident that was documented in a video circulated on social media platforms."

The statement said that the person appeared to be suffering from mental disorders, as he was referred to the administrative governor, and was transferred to a psychiatric hospital for treatment.