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Muslim Teen Killed After Leaving Virginia Mosque; Suspect Arrested

The Huffington Post 111 sources

A Virginia man was arrested after a Muslim teenager he allegedly confronted near a mosque in Sterling was later found dead in a pond.

Man Charged With Murder of Muslim Teen Who Disappeared on Way to Mosque

NBC News / U.S.

Human remains found in a Virginia pond are believed to belong to a teen who went missing early Sunday on her way to a mosque in Fairfax County, according to police. The victim, identified by authorities with her first name, Nabra, was…

Muslim girl, 17, killed on way home from Virginia mosque

Police charge Darwin Martinez Torres, 22, with murder of Nabra Hassanen, whose body was found in a pond in Sterling

Virginia Muslim girl found dead near mosque

BBC / US / Canada

Reports say police are investigating whether the attack in Virginia was a hate crime.

Muslim teen, 17, assaulted and killed after leaving Virginia mosque, officials say

Authorities say the girl was walking with other teens after getting breakfast in the Sterling area early Sunday when they were confronted by a motorist. Darwin Martinez Torres, 22, was charged with murder after remains believed to be those…

Nabra Hassanen, Muslim teen, killed after leaving Virginia mosque

USA TODAY / News

Police have not yet ruled whether it was a hate crime.

Teen found dead after suspected kidnapping near Virginia mosque

ABC News / U.S.

A 22-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the murder.

Virginia mosque killing: Man charged in murder of teen, police say

Fox News / U.S.

Police in Virginia charged a 22-year-old man with killing a teenage girl who was reported missing after she and her friends left a mosque early Sunday.

Police say 17-year-old girl killed after suspected road-rage incident near mosque

PBS NewsHour

FILE PHOTO: Imam Mohamed Magid stands in front of the All Dulles Area Muslim Society (ADAMS) mosque in Sterling, Virginia, U.S. May 19, 2016. To match Special Report USA-EXTREMISTS/TEEN REUTERS/Carlos Barria

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FILE PHOTO: Imam Mohamed Magid stands in front of the All Dulles Area Muslim Society (ADAMS) mosque in Sterling, Virginia, U.S. May 19, 2016. To match Special Report USA-EXTREMISTS/TEEN REUTERS/Carlos Barria

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