The Second Chamber of the Criminal Court in Kafr El Sheikh Governorate chaired by Chancellor Al Syed Sarhan decided today، Tuesday، to refer the murderer of Cap. Mustafa Samir Badawy، a traffic officer to Egypt’s Grand Mufti.
The murderer killed the officer during his duty in a street in Kafr El Sheikh.
The criminal law oblige the criminal court to consult the mufti before handing out a sentence of capital punishment.
Prosecution of Kafr El Sheikh accused Y.A، a university student of murdering the late officer.
The defendant was also charged with acquiring fire along with smoking hemp.
A host of senior lawyers، among them Medhat A. Badawy، Chief of Lawyers Syndicate in Kafr El Sheikh، volunteer to represent the family of victim.