Two women have been arrested for homicide after they allegedly used a stun gun to rob an UberEats driver and prompted a crash that killed him.
Two teen women, aged 13 and 15, have been arrested for homicide after they allegedly used a stun gun to rob an UberEats driver and prompted a crash that killed him.
The surprising incident came about within the 1200 block of Van Avenue SE close to the Nationals Park in Washington DC, on Tuesday.
Footage captured by a witness exhibits a broken gray sedan flipped on its aspect whereas two Nationwide Guard troops are pulling the 2 women out of the automobile.
The sufferer, supply driver Mohammad Anwar, 66, of Springfield, Virginia, was recognized by his household on Wednesday.
In keeping with his household, Mr Anwar was a Pakistani immigrant, who left behind a spouse, three grownup youngsters and 4 grandchildren.
“He was a hardworking immigrant who came to the US in 2014 to build a better life for himself and his family,” the household stated in an announcement.
“The loss for his family is immeasurable.”
Metropolitan Police Division stated the 13-year-old from Southeast DC and a 15-year-old from Fort Washington, Maryland are going through felony homicide and carjacking prices.
The 2 women haven’t been named due to their age.
Police stated that Mr Anwar was in his automobile a couple of block north of Nationals Park when the 2 women assaulted him utilizing a stun gun and tried to steal his automobile.
A witness advised News4 the sufferer struggled with the women.
The sufferer’s automobile then crashed and flipped onto its aspect.
Police who arrived on the scene at about 4.30pm discovered Mr Anwar with life-threatening accidents and despite the fact that he was rushed to hospital he was pronounced useless shortly after.
Uber has additionally supplied its condolences in an announcement.
“We are devastated by this tragic news and our hearts go out to Mohammad’s family during this difficult time,” the assertion stated.
“We’re grateful the suspects have been arrested and thank the Metropolitan Police Department for their diligence with this investigation.”
The sufferer’s niece has arrange a GoFundMe web page to boost funds for a standard Islamic funeral.
Lehra Bogino wrote within the description, “Anwar was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, uncle, and friend who always provided a smile when you needed one.
“He leaves behind a family, near and far, who cherish, love, and miss him dearly.
“Words cannot describe how our family is feeling currently.
“Devastation, confusion, shock, anger, heartache, and anguish are just a few that come to mind.
“We will carry him with us always, but it doesn’t take the pain away of losing him so tragically and so unexpectedly soon.”
This text initially appeared on The Solar and was reproduced with permission