• 05:26
  • Tuesday ,10 June 2014
العربية

Court releases police officer accused of killing Sayed Bilal

By-egyptindependent

Copts and Poliltical Islam

00:06

Tuesday ,10 June 2014

Court releases police officer accused of killing Sayed Bilal

On Monday, Alexandria Criminal Court released police officer Abdel Rahman Al-Shimy of the former State Security Apparatus after an appeals court accepted his life sentence appeal.On Monday, Alexandria Criminal Court released police officer Abdel Rahman Al-Shimy of the former State Security Apparatus after an appeals court accepted his life sentence appeal.

Al-Shimy is accused of torturing and killing Sayed Bilal, a young man who was arrested after the Qedeseen Church church bombing weeks before the 25 January 2011 revolution that toppled President Hosni Mubarak.