Blackburn shooting: Three more arrests over Aya Hachem killing
May. 20, 2020
Three more people have been arrested over the fatal shooting of a young woman from a passing car.
Aya Hachem, 19, was found with a wound to her chest in King Street, Blackburn on Sunday.
Two men, aged 31 and 35, are being held on suspicion of murder and a 29-year-old man on suspicion of assisting an offender.
It follows earlier arrests of three men from Blackburn, aged 33, 36, and 39 who remain in custody.
Ms Hachem, who was a law student, has been described as a "wonderful young lady".
A post-mortem examination revealed she died as a result of a single gunshot wound to her chest.
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