Baghdad / Judiciary Media
Third Basra Investigation Court has ratified confessions of accused on crime of murder of a lawyer in Mithaq street in the province.
An accused admitted before an investigative judge that he and other defendants opened fire on the victim's car ,killing him immediately ,a reporter of the Media Center of the Supreme Judicial Council said.
The reporter added the accused confessed that the victim came out of Basra courthouse after the end of his job. When he was driving Jksara car in t Mithaq street, he was followed and killed because of tribal revenge according to his confessions.
The court has ratified his statements and all the procedures have been taken in accordance with article (406) of Iraqi Penal Code and in referring him to a trial court to be punished fairly.