Gasim’s murder suspect confesses

Taxi driver Gasim Hassan’s murder suspect has confessed to the crime, Police says.

Police commissioner Mohamed Hameed in a tweet said Police has conducted a well investigation and the 25 year old male, arrested on Thursday night has confessed to the whole crime.

Police informs that they have also collected the clothes, suspect was wearing in committing the heinous crime. Murder weapon was found earlier which was thrown away, nearly 300 meters away from the scene of the crime.

Prosecutor General Hussain Shameem said PG Office is working closely with Police in this case. Even though the suspect has confessed to the crime, Police are collecting all the evidences necessary to tie him to the murder.

Even if he confess in the investigation, suspect can later retract his confession so the authorities need to be ready and evidence should be rock solid, Shameem added.