Galery & News for Nabra Hassanen


Killing of Nabra Hassanen - Wikipedia

On June 18, 2017, Nabra Hassanen, a 17-year-old American Muslim girl, was assaulted and killed in an act of road rage. The preliminary hearing for Hassanen's suspected murderer, an illegal immigrant from El Salvador, occurred on October 13, 2017.
Source: en.wikipedia.org

Man 'raped and killed Muslim teenage girl' on way to mosque | The

17 Oct 2017 A man is facing the death penalty after he was charged with raping and murdering a Muslim teenager as she was heading to a mosque with friends. Darwin Torres, 22, attacked 17-year-old Nabra Hassanen and a group of her friends in Sterling, Virginia, after they had eaten a meal together following a
Source: www.independent.co.uk

Nabra Hassanen: 17-year-old Muslim girl abducted and killed on

19 Jun 2017 A 17-year-old Muslim girl was assaulted, abducted and killed as she was travelling home in Virginia on Sunday, after attending her local mosque. The girl, named locally as Nabra Hassanen of Reston, had been attending the All Dulles Area Muslim Society mosque in observance of the last 10 days of
Source: www.independent.co.uk

Nabra Hassanen: New charges say she was raped - USA Today

17 Oct 2017 Darwin Martinez-Torres faces capital rape and murder charges which allows Virginia prosecutors to pursue death penalty case in Nabra Hassanen's death.
Source: www.usatoday.com

Man accused of killing Nabra Hassanen led detectives to her body

27 Sep 2017 The man accused in the high-profile slaying of a Muslim girl from Fairfax County admitted his role in the June killing and led detectives to the body of 17-year-old Nabra Hassanen in a pond, according to a newly unsealed search warrant. Darwin Martinez Torres, 22, was taken into custody after a teen who
Source: www.washingtonpost.com

Prosecutors to pursue death penalty against man accused of killing

16 Oct 2017 In addition to the rape charge, Torres is accused of abducting Nabra with intent to defile and object sexual penetration. Nabra Hassanen, 17, was killed in a confrontation while returning to the All Dulles Area Muslim Society mosque in Sterling, Va., on June 18. (Family photo). Fairfax County's chief public
Source: www.washingtonpost.com

Officials: 17-year-old Muslim girl assaulted and killed after leaving

19 Jun 2017 Darwin Martinez Torres, 22, of Sterling is being held in the death of Nabra Hassanen.
Source: www.washingtonpost.com

'You Killed My Daughter!' Slain Muslim Teen's Father Shouts at

16 Oct 2017 "You killed my daughter!" Nabra Hassanen's father shouted. He stood on a courtroom bench and lunged at the accused, Darwin Martinez Torres, in a packed courtroom Friday afternoon. Hassanen's mother hurled a shoe at Torres from across the courtroom and screamed "I kill you!" Torres did not react.
Source: www.nbcwashington.com

Nabra Hassanen: spectre of hate crime hangs over teenager's

21 Jun 2017 About 5,000 mourners have attended the funeral of a Muslim girl whose beating death, blamed by police on a motorist's road rage, has some people in her community fearing for their safety. Nabra Hassanen, 17, was remembered as a shining example of kindness and openness during the services.
Source: www.theguardian.com

Cops Suspect Slain Muslim Teen Nabra Hassanen Was Raped

20 Jun 2017 Cops Suspect Slain Muslim Teen Nabra Hassanen Was Raped. Darwin Martinez Torres is locked up for the violent attack on the girl whose death raised fears of a hate crime. ICE said he entered the U.S. illegally. Natalia Megas
Source: www.thedailybeast.com

Police: Death of Muslim girl not believed to be a hate crime - CNN

20 Jun 2017 (CNN) Police in northern Virginia say a man fatally beat a Muslim teenager with a bat during a weekend road-rage incident. But there's no evidence the death of Nabra Hassanen, 17, who was attacked early Sunday as she and a group of teenagers walked back to a mosque, was a hate crime, authorities in
Source: edition.cnn.com

At slain Muslim teen's funeral, mourners say 'it could have been me

22 Jun 2017 Hundreds of people turned out to the afternoon funeral prayer service for slain Mulsim teen Nabra Hassanen, who was brutally attacked and killed with a baseball bat early Sunday.
Source: edition.cnn.com

Nabra Hassanen's murder may not be a hate crime. It's still a tragedy

22 Jun 2017 In the early hours of Sunday morning, 17-year-old Virginia student Nabra Hassanen of Reston, Virginia — along with a few friends from her local mosque — was leaving a 24-hour diner (reported variously as a McDonald's or a nearby IHOP) in the Sterling area. Like many Muslims, Hassanen was fasting for
Source: www.vox.com