Iran: Ex-Police Chief Attempts Suicide in Prison

Former Tehran police chief, Reza Zarei, who was arrested in a brothel in March, has attempted suicide in prison. Zarei was reportedly transferred to hospital for urgent treatment after the suicide attempt. News of the suicide has not been confirmed officially but was published on the Iranian site, Peyknet. Zarei was found with six naked women when he was arrested in a Tehran brothel last month. (read the article>)