Prince Turki bin Saud al-Kabir had pleaded guilty to shooting Adel al-Mohaimeed after a brawl.
A Saudi ruler was executed in Riyadh on Tuesday after a court discovered him liable of giving dead a kindred Saudi, official media reported, in an uncommon case of a decision relative subjected to capital punishment.
Sovereign Turki container Saud al-Kabir had confessed to shooting Adel al-Mohaimeed after a fight, the Ministry of Interior said in an announcement on state news organization SPA.
It didn't say how the sovereign was murdered. The vast majority executed in the kingdom are guillotined with a sword.
Individuals from Saudi Arabia's decision family are just seldom known to have been executed. A standout amongst the most unmistakable cases was Faisal canister Musaid al Saud, who killed his uncle, King Faisal, in 1975.
The family is evaluated to number a few thousand. While individuals get month to month stipends, and the most senior rulers summon extraordinary riches and political influence, just a couple in the family hold broadly imperative government posts.
"The administration.. is quick to keep arrange, balance out security and achieve equity through actualizing the tenets recommended by Allah…," said the service proclamation.