AMMAN — A wanted criminal died and three others were arrested during a raid on a house in west Amman on Wednesday, according to a statement from the Public Security Department (PSD).

After receiving information on the location of the wanted persons, a team from the Criminal Investigation Department raided the house, the PSD said.

An exchange of gunfire resulted in the death of one of the suspects.

Two of the criminals were wanted for a number of cases, including theft and terrorising citizens.