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Girl of 7 raped, murdered in Sudan’s North Kordofan

August 29 - 2018 EL OBEID
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The body of a seven-year-old girl has been retrieved from a toilet well in El Obeid, capital of Sudan’s North Kordofan. Coroners say she was raped before being murdered.

Witnesses from the town told Radio Dabanga that the girl went missing from her home on Monday. The family informed the police of her disappearance, which prompted a search.

The girl’s lifeless body was found dumped in a toilet well in the town on Tuesday. A medical autopsy has confirmed that the girl was raped before she was murdered.

No further details have been released in the interests of the ongoing investigation. Police have not yet identified any suspects.

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