Saturday , 19 September 2020

Iran Executions: Prisoner Hanged at Qazvin Prison

Iran Human Rights (IHR) – A prisoner was hanged at Qazvin Central Prison yesterday.

According to Iranian media outlets reports, an unnamed prisoner was hanged on the rape charges on the morning of December 9, 2018.

According to the Qazvin chief prosecutor, Mohammad Qasemi, there are 5 defendants in the case and the first defendant was sentenced to death for rape and robbery. “The rest of the defendants were sentenced to flogging and long-term prison terms,” Qasemi said.