9-year-old girl raped, tortured to death in Nowshera

11:54 PM | 28 Dec, 2018
9-year-old girl raped, tortured to death in Nowshera
PESHAWAR – Police in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa have found the tortured body of a minor girl who had gone missing a day earlier.

A post-mortem examination performed on the body of nine-year-old Minahil suggested she was raped before being murdered, District Police Officer Nowshera Mansoor Amam told reporters on Friday.

According to police, the girl was reported missing at 10pm on Thursday after she did not return home from a madrassa where she was receiving Quranic lessons. Her body was recovered from the nearby graveyard on Nowshehra’s Kheshgi Road.

The victim’s head was crushed with a heavy stone, according to police sources.

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