The Interior Ministry has announced that at 7:00 am [4:00 am GMT] today four men attempted to enter a building of a Saudi contractor in Yanbu and began firing at random on Saudis and foreigners. Security forces pursued the assailants who took refuge in a residential area and hijacked a number of vehicles. The statement added that three of gunmen were killed and a fourth was wounded and captured. A number of citizens and residents were killed or wounded in the incident. Details will be announced later.
[Press release by Prince Bandar]