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Release A050718a

Suspected bomber detained in Samarra

Multi-National Force-Iraq

TIKRIT, Iraq – Task Force Liberty Soldiers detained one individual in Samarra after an improvised explosive device detonated in front of their combat patrol July 18.

During a search of the area, the patrol discovered wires running up to the roof of a nearby house and found the individual and two motorcycle batteries on the roof.

The suspect was taken to a Coalition Forces base for questioning. No Task Force Liberty Soldiers were injured in the incident.

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FOR MORE INFORMATION CONCERNING THIS RELEASE, CONTACT 42ND INFANTRY DIVISION PUBLIC AFFAIRS AT fortysecond.id.pao@us.army.mil

 



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