Basra Criminal Court issued sentence to death by hanging for a convict who had killed and had burned a person's body following luring him to his house in Shatt Arab district.
First panel of Basra Criminal Court sentenced a convict to death by hanging , who had killed a citizen by iron ax because of previous disputes according to his confessions, a reporter of Media Center of Supreme Judicial Council stated.
The reporter added that the convict admitted to luring the victim then killing after that he transferred the body on the road of Shalamjah port and burned following put gasoline to hide the features of the crime. The judgment was in accordance with article(406/1/a) of Iraqi Penal Code No.(111) of 1969.