Second man arrested over Mohammed Istakhar's murder - The Solihull Observer

Second man arrested over Mohammed Istakhar's murder

Solihull Editorial 6th Dec, 2022 Updated: 6th Dec, 2022   0

A SECOND man has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of taxi driver Mohammed Istakhar, who was stabbed to death in Solihull last week.

The 19-year-old suspect was held in the Creswell area of Derbyshire today (December 6) in connection with the killing of Mohammed Istakhar.

The arrest came after West Midlands Police issued a public appeal for help in finding the suspect.

Mohammed was found dead at the junction of Braggs Farm Lane and Lady Lane on November 29.

The suspect is being brought to the West Midlands to be questioned over the murder.

An 18-year-old man has already been charged in connection with the death of the father-of-five.

Anyone with information should contact police via Live Chat, or by calling 101, and quote log 515 of 29/11/22.

Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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