The Central Criminal Court issued six sentences to death by hanging against two accused due to killing a family of six persons in Al-Talbiyeh area.
The statement of the Media Center of the Supreme Judicial Council stated that the Central Criminal Court tried the cases of two convicted who had killed a family of six persons in Al-Talbiyeh area in Baghdad and sentenced them to death.
The statement explained that first convicted confessed that he had entered the victim's house and killed him and his wife and two children because the victim had recognized him. Adding that the convicted saw an old woman and a girl child and killed them.
It reported that based on the confessions, the second convicted had given the first convicted his gun. Explaining that the perpetrator worked as an officer and he was dismissed from service.
Explaining that the sentences were in accordance with article (406/1/h) of Iraqi Penal Code.