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Remand extended for prime suspects in Yameen Rasheed murder

Yameen Rasheed Murder suspects

(L-R): Ahmed Zihan Ismail, Ismail Haisham Rasheed and Thaif Ismail Rasheed: Police stated that the three men actively took part in the murder of blogger Yameen Rasheed. PHOTO/POLICE

The Criminal Court on Thursday added 15 days to the remand of the prime suspects in the murder of prominent blogger and social media activist Yameen Rasheed.

Police last Sunday disclosed the identities of three men accused of active involvement in the murder, who are Thaif Ismail Rasheed, 25, Ismail Haisham Rasheed, 21, and Ahmed Zihan Ismail, 22. According to Police, the prime suspects have past criminal records.

There are currently total seven people under arrest in connection to the case. While Police have proclaimed to have found definitive evidence to prosecute the culprits, they have yet to reveal the motive behind Yameen Rasheed’s murder.

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Source URL: Mihaaru-News

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