Shayan Saeedpour, an escapee from Saqqez Prison, is facing imminent execution. The young man is one of six prisoners who have been transferred to solitary confinement in Sanandaj Prison for their death sentences to be carried out.
Charged with murder, Shayan has been sentenced to death as a teenager. The prisoner had managed to escape from Saqqez prison during the riot on Friday, March 27, 2020, but was arrested again. He was transferred to Sanandaj Central Prison on Sunday for his execution.
It is to be mentioned that many locals as well as civil activists have gathered overnight in protest of the regime’s criminal actions and have asked the victim’s family to withdraw the retribution of this young prisoner.
Shayan Saeedpour, born on September 21, 1997, committed murder during a fight on August 13, 2015, and has been in prison ever since.