IRAN: MAN HANGED AT TABAS PRISON
January 29, 2019:
According to Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA), on the morning of 24 January 2019 a prisoner was hanged at the prison of Tabas, South Khorasan Province, Iran. (Sources: Iran Human Rights, 25/01/2019)
He was arrested in the summer of 2017 for murdering two people.
Ebrahim Ramezani, the judge of South Khorasan first branch criminal court, said: “the man was a young worker who killed the employer and his wife.” However, the identity of the executed prisoner was not revealed in the report.