Case: Shot dead in Kilburn: Yasir Beshira
Yasir Beshira
Case unsolved
Status: Unsolved
Categories: Uncategorised
Case synopsis:

Yasir Beshira, 21, was shot dead in Kilburn on 8 December 2016.

Detectives believe he was targeted by a lone gunman in Palmerston Road.

Mr Beshira suffred a gunshot wound to the abdomen and managed to make his way to Netherwood Street before collapsing.

Police and paramedics were called to the scene at 5.20pm and Mr Beshira was pronounced dead at 6.20pm.

Witnesses describe the suspect, who fled in the direction of the Webheath Estate, as a slim white male wearing jeans and a dark hooded top with the hood up and his lower face covered.

Detectives arrested five suspects aged between 16 and 22. On 15 February 2017 a 16 year-old boy from Kilburn was charged with murder. The following day Rilind Tahiri, 22 (8/1/95), from Islington, and Sammi Tesfazgi, 20 (27/6/96), from Camden, were charged with murder.

They went on trial at the Old Bailey on 14 August 2017. The case continues.

Anyone with information that may assist the investigation is asked to call officers at the HMCC incident room on 020 8358 0300 or the police non-emergency line on 101. To give information anonymously contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or visit

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