MANCHESTER: Two men have been charged with murder after a man was stabbed to death. It was reported that Mohammed Nabeel Hassan was fatally injured in an incident at Waterloo Street on Friday afternoon, shortly after leaving prayers at his local mosque.
Mohammed Nabeel Hassan was fatally injured in an incident at Waterloo Street on Friday after noon, shortly after leaving prayers at his local mosque. Now Mohammed Jama, 20, of Ashley Street, Oldham, and Musa Jama, 22, of Ashley Street, Oldham, have been charged with murder and the possession of a bladed weapon.
Hassan suffered multiple stab wounds and was taken to hospital, where he was pronounced dead, Manchester Evening News reported. Police said: “Officers were called at around 3.20pm on Friday, March 9, to reports that a man was unconscious and not breathing on Waterloo Street. “Officers attended and discovered Mohammed Nabeel Hassan with a single stab wound. He was taken to hospital where he sadly died. ”Both men were appeared at Manchester magistrates’ court on Wednesday. It is believed he had been making his way home, on Green gate Street, after he praying at the Jalalabad Jamay Masjid and getting something to eat.
Shocked witnesses described a car and foot chase in the area immediately before Mr Hassan was stabbed. The young man, who was known by the nick name Belo, became unwittingly caught up in the melee and was attacked, residents said. Mr Hassan suffered multiple wounds and was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced dead. Anyone with information is asked to call on 101, quoting reference number 1293 of March 9. Reports can also be made to Crime stoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.