Suicide of a prisoner convicted of terrorism in Kenitra

A prisoner sentenced to 19 years in prison for extremism and terrorism committed on the night of Thursday 16 on Friday 17 February suicide in the prison of Kenitra.

According to the administration of the prison he used a braided wire that he had tied around his neck and with which he himself hanged to a window of a room in the infirmary of the prison where he was taken.

The deceased suffered from mental illness and was suffering hallucinations, confirmed several medical reports on his State of health, reports the General delegation of the prison administration in a press release. He was under medical supervision of the psychiatric hospital Abd El Gawad in sale.

He refused to take prescribed medication by the medical team, added the source.