Ali Akbar Mohammed Rafie

 

 

 

Age: 29

 

Summary: Iranian-born musician and murder suspect best known as the bassist and original member of the Iranian émigré rock band Free Keys who had reportedly shot and killed three former bandmates (singer Ali Eskandarian, 35, guitarist Soroush, 27, and drummer Arash Farazmand, 28, who were both brothers) and also critically wounded another band member Sasan Sadeghpoursko from the acclaimed Iranian-American post-punk band The Yellow Dogs during a violent shooting spree inside a Brooklyn, New York apartment building after he became upset because he had been kicked out from the indie rock band less than a year ago.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by self-inflicted gunshot wound

 

Born: 1984?

 

Died: November 11, 2013

 

Location: Brooklyn, New York