IRAN: PRISONER HANGED AT BANDAR ABBAS PRISON
April 24, 2018:
According to a close source, on the morning a prisoner was executed at Bandar Abbas Central Prison. (Source: Iran Human Rights, 26/04/2018)
The prisoner, identified as Mohammad Jafar Shirzad, 41 from Khorramabad, was sentenced to death on murder charges.
A close source told Iran Human Rights, "Mohammad Jafar Shirzad committed murder at his workplace in February 2015, and he failed to win the consent of the plaintiffs."
The execution of this prisoner has not been announced by the state-run media so far.