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BEIRUT: Several muggings were reported in Greater Beirut Friday, as police arrested two men for the same crime.
Robberies have grown by 200 per cent, muggings by 55 per cent and attacks by strangers by 12 per cent during the past 15 years.
It's very odd,'' said Kathie Durazo, a personal assistant to a couple that lives where the muggings occurred.