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Four to face double murder trial

PUBLISHED: 06:32 02 April 2010 | UPDATED: 21:46 02 July 2010

FOUR men charged with the double murder of a couple in a house fire will face trial in June. Hisamuddin Ibrahim, 20, of Shelley Avenue, Manor Park, did not enter a plea at a hearing at Preston Crown Court, Pleading not guilty are: Habib Iqbal, 25, of St

FOUR men charged with the double murder of a couple in a house fire will face trial in June.

Hisamuddin Ibrahim, 20, of Shelley Avenue, Manor Park, did not enter a plea at a hearing at Preston Crown Court,

Pleading not guilty are: Habib Iqbal, 25, of Strone Road, Manor Park, Mohammed Miah, 19, of Pelly Road, Plaistow, and Sadek Miah, 23, from the Isle of Dogs.

There arrest for murder follows the deaths of Abdullah Muhammad, 41, and his wife Aysha, 39, in an alleged arson on their home in Blackburn last October.

The accused remain in custody.


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