Two men charged with murder of law student in drive-by shooting

Two men have been charged with the murder of a law student and the attempted murder of their intended target in a drive-by shooting.

Innocent passer-by Aya Hachem, 19, was gunned down as she walked to a supermarket near her home in Blackburn, Lancashire, on Sunday.

The first of two shots fired from a passing vehicle hit a building but the second fatally struck the teenager in the chest.

Blackburn incident
Aya Hachem was a 19-year-old law student (Lancashire Police/PA)

Feroz Suleman, 39, of Shear Brow, Blackburn, and Abubakir Satia, 31, of Oxford Close, Blackburn, have been charged with murder and attempted murder.

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