The FKNK stated that a bird trapper who was trapping legally in got attacked by a couple in Gharb last Thursday.

They stated that the trapper got approached by the foreign couple who thought that he was trapping illegally. The man pushed the trapper on the ground and started punching him while the woman held his feet so he would stay on the ground while her partner was punching him.

A hunter who was nearby heard the commotion and went over to stop the couple from attacking the trapper.

The trapper had to go to a hospital for treatment as he had injuries all over his body and mostly on his face. He later reported the incident to the police who are now investigating the case.