Iran Executions: Prisoner Hanged at Gorgan Prison

Dec. 7, 2018, 8:37 a.m.

Iran Human Rights (IHR); December 7, 2018: A prisoner was hanged on the charge of rape at Gorgan Central Prison.

According to Mizan Online News Agency, the prisoner was sentenced to death for raping a 13 years old child. He was executed on the morning of Tuesday, December 4, 2018, at the northern city of Gorgan’s prison.

The whole process leading to the prisoner’s execution, from the arrest to carrying out the verdict, only took place in 6 months.