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Muslim teen killed in front of a mosque in Virginia

19 Jun,2017

The remains of a missing 17-year-old Muslim girl have been found in a pond in the United States.Fairfax County police recovered the body Sunday afternoon and later arrested 22-year-old Darwin Martinez Torres in connection with the murder.UPDATE: Suspect in Herndon missing teen investigation takento jail. Darwin Martinez Torres, 22, of Sterling, has been charged with murder.pic.twitter.com/JGBxXmdqUf— Fairfax Co. Police (@fairfaxpolice)June 18, 2017The teen is identified as Nabra from Sterling, Virgina, who went missing after leaving the mosque with a group of friends,reports News4.Mosque officials said Nabra and her friends were walking on Dranesville Road towards the All Dulles Area Muslim Society (ADAMS) Centre around 3am on Sunday.The girls had just finished their breakfast ata nearby town centre before beginning their fast at sunrise.Fairfax County Officer Tawny Wright said some of Nabra’s friends reported her missing to the police.They told the police they were walking together in the area when the girl got into adispute with a man who drove by in a car.The man got out of his car with a baseball bat and started assaulting the girls. All of the teens except for Nabra fled the scene, Wright added.According to a report on BuzzFeed News, the police said they have “not gotten any indication that this was motivated by hate or bias.”After being reported about the incident thepolice started searching for the girl around 4am Sunday and later found the body.

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