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M62 shooting: Yassar Yaqub’s funeral held as hundreds attend –

He said: #8216;During the incident an officer discharged a firearm in the execution of his duty with the shots going through the windscreen of the Audi.#8217;

He said the two vehicles collided with each other.

Speaking of the circumstances surrounding his own son#8217;s death, Mr Yaqub insisted his son was #8216;brilliant#8217; and #8216;the best anyone could ever hope for#8217;.

M62 shooting victim Yassar Yaqub proudly poses with a £260,000 Lamborghini Aventador #8211; he claimed to be a car dealer but others say his business was drugs

An emotional Mr Yaqub added his voice to protests at his son#8217;s shooting, and suggested there were similarities to how the official account of Duggan#8217;s death changed.

The 28-year-old father-of-two#8217;s funeral was held at the Masjid Bilal mosque and his mother Safia was visibly distraught and had to be physically supported by mourners as his body was taken to a cemetery for burial. 

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