A source in the Babylonian intelligence announced that an intelligence force arrested a man in his possession an artifact dating back to one of the Babylonian times, which he intended to sell outside the province.
The source said, "An ambush was set up today, Monday, for an antiquities dealer, which resulted in the arrest of a person in his possession of antiquities dating back to one of the Babylonian times. He was trying to sell and smuggle them."
He added that the force transferred the accused to the competent authorities for investigation, and the piece was sent to the museum for examination.
Source: National Iraqi News Agency