11-year-old girl found burnt, stabbed in Damascus


Published: 2022-01-09 10:24

Last Updated: 2022-05-23 10:53

From the crime scene
From the crime scene

Saturday, the body of an 11-year-old girl was found burnt and stabbed in the neck and back by the police of the Ghazlaniya district in the Damascus countryside, according to statements from the Syrian Ministry of Interior.

At around 6:00pm on Saturday, the police received a report of a child dead inside her parents home.

When the police arrived at the scene they found the body inside the bathroom with several stab wounds on her neck and back as well as burn marks.

Officials such as the Public Prosecution Judge arrived at the scene and an investigation is currently underway.