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One Person’s Story

Ebrahimi Mohammad Reza


Nationality: Iran
Religion: Unknown
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: April 10, 2000
Location of Killing: Qasr Prison, Tehran, Tehran Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Hanging
Charges: Murder

About this Case

News of the execution of Mr. Mohammad Reza Ebrahimi, along with four others, was published in the Hamshahri newspaper on April 11, 2000.

Arrest and Detention

The circumstances of Mr. Ebrahimi’s arrest and detention and whether he had an attorney are not known.  


No information is available on Mr. Ebrahimi’s trial, except that the Public Court of Tehran issued the ruling against him.


The charge against Mr. Mohammad Reza Ebrahimi was announced as "murder.” According to the Hamshahri newspaper, he went to a restaurant for robbery, killed the victim with several blows to the head, and escaped on June 12, 1998.

Evidence of Guilt

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


No information is available regarding Mr. Ebrahimi's defense.    


The court condemned Mr. Mohammad Reza Ebrahimi to Qesas (the death penalty). He was hanged at the Qasr prison yard on April 10, 2000.



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