Public prosecutor wraps up probe into fatal building collapse

(File photo: Ameer Khalifeh/Jordan News)
AMMAN — The Public Prosecutor’s Office has completed the investigation into the collapse of a residential building in a central Amman neighborhood, which killed 14 people and injured 9, according to the Jordan News Agency, Petra.اضافة اعلان

Public Prosecutor Hassan Abdallat said on Wednesday that the Public Prosecution heard 21 witnesses, conducted several specialized technical examinations, interrogated the defendants, and decided to remand them in custody.

He said that the condominium manager (the original owner’s heir), along with a contractor and a maintenance technician, are charged with 14 counts of involuntary manslaughter and causing injury to others.

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