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One Person’s Story



Nationality: Unknown
Religion: Unknown
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: September 28, 2009
Location of Killing: Taybad, Khorasan\Khorasan-e Razavi Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Hanging
Charges: Drug related offense; Unspecified offense

About this Case

The execution of an unknown person, along with four others, was reported by the Islamic Republic of Iran’s Police Website, on September 29, 2009.

According to available information, his case was related to drug offenses. 

Arrest and detention

The circumstances of this person’s arrest and detention are not known.


No information is available on his trial.


The charge brought against this person was “transporting illegal drugs”.  There is no information on the details of this charge.           

Evidence of guilt

The report of this execution does not contain information regarding the evidence providedagainst the defendant.


No information is available on this person’s defense.


The court sentenced this person to “death by hanging”.  He was executed at 9 pm, on September 28, 2009, along with four other people, in Taybad Central Prison.  Court officials and police were in attendance.  There is no information on the details of the verdict leading to this execution.

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