At approximately 4:00 am on Wednesday, 20 July 2016, Farhan Mohammed Hussein Abu Seido found the body of his son Mahmoud, 22; at the entrance of his house which is located in Al Daraj neighborhood east of Gaza City. The body was carried immediately to Al Shifa Hospital in Gaza City. The police arrived at the scene and started investigating into the incident. According to forensic medicine sources, it seemed that Mahmoud was beaten as there were bruises on his body but the main reason of the death was suffocation. Perpetrators and reason behind the killing are still unknown.