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One Person’s Story



Age: 50
Religion: Unknown
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: January 4, 2016
Location of Killing: Nowshahr Central Prison, Nowshahr, Mazandaran Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Hanging
Charges: Murder

About this Case

The execution of an unknown person, on January 4, 2016, was reported by Noshahr Online and Balagh  Websites.  This case has to do with the murder of one of his relatives in Noshahr, in 2010.

Arrest and detention

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


No information is available on this defendant’s trial.


The charge brought against this unknown person is “murder in the first degree”.

Evidence of guilt

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


No information is available on this person’s defense.


The court sentenced this defendant to death by hanging (retribution for taking a life).  The Supreme Court approved this sentence.

This unknown person was executed on January 4, 2016, in the Noshahr Prison.  Court officials, police, Medical Examiner and the family of the victim were in attendance. 

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