Asayish member found dead with gunshot wound in Chamchamal
A file photo of the Asayish personnel that was found dead in Chamchamal, Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region, Iraq, June 28, 2021. Photo courtesy of social media- Graphic by Zhyan News Network
Zhyan News Network
SULAIMANI – A 44-years-old Asayish (security) personnel was found dead on Monday (June 28), believe to have committed suicide, an official said.
Sharif Rahim, the spokesperson for Chamchamal Health Directorate, told Zhyan News Network that the body was evacuated to the emergency department at around 11:00 am.
“The body has been sent to the Suaimani Forensic Department for more information,” Rahim said.
Rezhin Salih, the spokesperson for Sulaimani West Asayish Directorate, described the incident as “suicide.”
The victim was working as an Asayish member at Bani Maqan checkpoint west of Sulaiman, but when he was not on duty at the time of the “incident,” he Salh added.