• İstanbul 12 °C
  • Ankara 3 °C

Turkey: 7 indicted over fireworks factory blast

Turkey: 7 indicted over fireworks factory blast
Suspects charged for causing death or injury of people, trials to begin in upcoming days

By Emre Ayvaz

SAKARYA, Turkey (AA) - Seven suspects, including five remanded, were indicted on Friday in Turkey over charges related to the case of July explosion at a fireworks factory in Sakarya.

The Sakarya 1st High Criminal Court accepted the indictment which seeks almost three years to 22 years in prison for each suspect.

Prosecutors demand jail terms over charges of “causing death or injury of more than one person with conscious negligence.”

Among the suspects remanded is the co-owner of the factory.

The trials are to begin in the upcoming days.

A total of seven people died and 127 were injured in the explosion that took place on July 3 in the Hendek town of Sakarya province on the Black Sea coast.

*Writing by Dilan Pamuk in Ankara

source: News Feed
This news is a total 18 time has been read
UYARI: Küfür, hakaret, rencide edici cümleler veya imalar, inançlara saldırı içeren, imla kuralları ile yazılmamış,
Türkçe karakter kullanılmayan ve büyük harflerle yazılmış yorumlar onaylanmamaktadır.
This news yet comment has been added .
Other News
All Rights Reserved © May 2014 US Muslims | Unauthorized and the resources published.
Haber Scripti: CM Bilişim