Two charged over Pakistan murder

Lancashire duo on murder charge

A MAN and a woman have been charged with the murder of a 21-year-old who was attacked and killed in Pakistan.

Khurum Mukhtar died on Saturday 30 December 2006 after being found with serious injuries in a hotel in Rawalpindi, 35 miles south of Islamabad.

Yasira Pervez, 23, of Pendle Street, Accrington, and co-defendent Ian Priddle, 46, of Jubilee Road, Haslingden, are accused of 21-year-old Khurum Mukhtar’s murder.

The appeared at Manchester City Magistrates’ Court and were remanded into custody.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here