Shocking Video:9 Month Old Baby Boy Charged With Attempted Murder In Pakistan
They said wonders never cease under the sun and they were right, a 9-month old boy was presented before a court last Thursday in Pakistan after being accused of attempted murder. according to reports, the nine month old boy Muhammad Mosa Khan appeared in court accompanied by his grandfather after being arrested for allegegdly throwing stones with an intention to kill the police during a police raid.
If you think it is a joke, baby Muhammad actually appeared in court and he is pictured drinking milk from a bottle as he sits on his grandfather’s lap and crying as he is forced to fingerprint his tiny thumb on some official court documents. After the video of the child at the court went viral, politicians intervened and launched an inquiry that resulted in the suspension of the Police that lodged the complaint against the child.
Speaking to the press, Chaudhry Irfan Sadiq, the family lawyer argued that the charges should have been dropped immediately they realized he was a kid because the minimum age for criminal responsibility in Pakistan is 12 years old.
“The court should have simply referred the minor’s case to the High Court to drop the charges against the innocent child and acquit him from the case,”
Mosa has since been granted interim bail by Judge Rafaqat Ali’s court and is expected to return to court on April 12. Read full story on HuffingtonPost