Police Arrest Syrian Child Killer, Rapist in Amman

تم نشره في Sat 8 July / Jul 2017. 12:00 AM
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AMMAN —AlGhad— Authorities, earlier today, Saturday, apprehended the person reportedly responsible for the rape and murder of the Syrian child who was found dead in an abandoned building in Amman Friday morning, said a police statement.

Less than 24 hours after the young boy was found and the evidence examined, the police arrested a suspect who later on confessed to having raped and killed the child.

The suspect, according to the police, killed the boy to avoid getting caught.

DNA samples taken from the suspect matched those collected from the crime scene the victim’s body, adding evidence to the confession.

The investigation is still ongoing to uncover the details of the crime.