A Muslim teenager is missing and believed dead after she was abducted by a man as she and her friends were walking to a suburban Virginia mosque for Ramadan prayers, police said. A body of a young woman, who authorities believe to be Nabra Hassanen,... Darwin Martinez Torres, 22, was taken into custody as a suspect in the death of 17-year-old Nabra Hassanen whose body was found in a pond on Sunday, June 18, 2017.
WICU12 Erie, Wed, Jun 21 2017 @ 09:08 PM
A funeral is set for Wednesday for a 17-year-old Muslim girl from Virginia who police say was murdered this past weekend. Darwin Martinez Torres, 22, is in custody for the murder of Nabra Hassanen of Reston, Virginia, after he allegedly "became so enraged" that he hit her with a baseball bat, the Fairfax County Police Department said Monday.
KFOR-AM Lincoln, Thu, Jun 22 2017 @ 12:01 PM
Investigators in Virginia say a Muslim teenager who was attacked and killed early Sunday as she and a group of teenagers walked back to a mosque may have been sexually assaulted. Fairfax County police spokeswoman Tawny Wright said Tuesday that police were investigating the possibility that Nabra Hassanen, 17, was sexually assaulted.
MyHighPlains.com, Wed, Jun 21 2017 @ 02:04 AM
An estimated 2,000 people turned out in Reston Wednesday night to show support for the local Muslim community and to pay their respects for the late Nabra Hassanen, a 17-year-old girl who was murdered near the Fairfax-Loudoun county line Sunday.
Loudoun Times, Thu, Jun 22 2017 @ 12:05 PM
Leaders from the Muslim and Jewish faiths came together Tuesday in Reston, Virginia, to discuss Sunday's murder of 17-year-old Nabra Hassanen. She was among a group of teens who were walking and biking to the All Dulles Area Muslim Society mosque, or ADAMS Center, when Fairfax County police say there was an argument with a driver, who then got out of his car with a baseball bat and chased them.
WTOP-FM Washington, Wed, Jun 21 2017 @ 01:14 AM
Police found remains Sunday thought to be those of a missing Virginia teenager who they say was assaulted and disappeared overnight after leaving a mosque in the Sterling area, and a 22-year-old man has been charged with murder in connection with the case. The mosque, the All Dulles Area Muslim Society in Sterling, Virginia, and relatives identified the girl as 17-year-old Nabra Hassanen of Reston.
SFGate, Sun, Jun 18 2017 @ 11:56 PM
The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance to help identify a suspect in the attempted robbery of a store in the Dulles Eastern Plaza.
Loudoun Times, Thu, Jun 15 2017 @ 11:30 PM
Loudoun Commonwealth's Attorney Jim Plowman has for the past year sought the list of 206,000 felons whose rights were restored by Gov. Terry McAuliffe. RICHMOND - Gov. Terry McAuliffe has agreed, under a civil settlement with a state prosecutor, to turn over a list of 206,000 convicted felons whose voting rights he restored last year under a now-defunct executive order.
The Washington Post, Thu, Jun 15 2017 @ 04:37 PM