Darwin Martinez-Torres attacked 17-year-old Nabra Hassanen in June 2017 as she was walking back to a mosque with friends after a pre-dawn fast food meal ahead of Ramadan services. A Fairfax County judge sentenced Martinez-Torres to eight life sentences for Hassanen’s murder, rape and abduction.
Darwin Martinez-Torres of Sterling is expected to receive a life sentence for raping and killing a Muslim teenager as she walked back to a mosque with friends for pre-dawn religious services.
Darwin Martinez-Torres, pleaded guilty to raping and killing 17-year-old Nabra Hassanen in 2017 as she walked back to a mosque ahead of Ramadan services.
Nabra Hassanen, 17, of Reston, Virginia, was brutally killed in June 2017. Her friends and family remembered her life by giving to others on what would’ve been her 18th birthday Saturday.
A grand jury has indicted a man on capital murder and rape charges in the killing of a 17-year-old girl who was bludgeoned to death during Ramadan, rattling Northern Virginia’s Muslim community.
The 22-year-old man charged in the high-profile killing of a teen girl attacked walking back to her mosque admitted his involvement and led police to her body, according to a newly unsealed search warrant.
The suspect in the death of 17-year-old Nabra Hassanen last week in Virginia was not affiliated with any gangs, the police said on Wednesday.
Fairfax County police say there is no indication the murder of a 17-year-old Muslim girl, who was walking with a group of friends near their mosque, was based on the victim’s religion.
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