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West Darfur child killed in savage rape

February 19 - 2015 EL GENEINA
File photo: Darfur schoolgirls (Sojoud Elgarrai – Unamid)
File photo: Darfur schoolgirls (Sojoud Elgarrai – Unamid)

The broken body of a nine-year-old girl has been found near to the market of El Geneina, capital of West Darfur, apparently after suffering repeated rape. A suspect is in police custody.

A relative of Intisar Ahmed Mohamed told Dabanga that her body was found on Tuesday evening in a vehicle in the El Shaati district, north of the city’s market.

Intisar’s body was transferred to El Geneina hospital. Following an initial examination, one of the doctors told relatives that she died as a result of injuries caused by repeated rape.

The source said that they reported the incident to the police who arrested of the owner of the vehicle.

Intisar was buried on Thursday.

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