Tuesday 2 June, 2020

Man charged for Fyzabad woman’s shooting

A suspect in the murder of 32-year-old Navita Premchand, has been charged with attempted murder.  

The man has also been charged with possession of a firearm, possession of ammunition, possession of firearm to endanger life and possession of ammunition to endanger life. 

He is due before a Siparia Magistrate’s Court on Monday. 

Premchand was shot five times in late February when two men entered the Unique Book Store in Fyzabad, where she worked. 

One of the men then covered his face, and pulled out a firearm and approached Premchand. 

Shots were then heard and both men the ran out of the store and boarded a silver Nissan Tiida, which then sped off.

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