Five more suspects have been charged over Mohamed Anas’ murder.
Two of the five were charged with murder while the other three were charged with accessory to murder.
The two suspects charged with murder are Ahmed Zayan of Lh. Kurendhoo, and Usmaan Shareef of M. Dhimishq in Male’.
The three suspects charged with accessory to murder are Hassan Masoodh of Western Villa in S. Feydhoo, Junaih Abdullah of Nanreethige, Thundi in L. Gan, and Simaah Moosa of Male’ Dhafthar.
The state also pressed charges against a 17-year-old, who was arrested in the case.
The police are also investigating two other suspects, Mohamed Shaz of Gulfaamuge in Th. Kinbidhoo, and Afraah Abdul Razzaq of M. Lonumidhilige in Male’. Both were arrested while in hiding.
Anas was killed by a group of assailants inside Litus Service Centre on July 31.