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Kidnapped, raped and killed: Chaima Sadou case stirs death penalty debate in Algeria

ALGIERS: Kidnapped, raped and then burned, this is the sad story of the young Chaima Sadou, 19, whose charred body was found on Oct. 2 in an abandoned gas station in Thenia, a town located about sixty kilometers east of the Algerian capital.His murderer, identified as Rayan, was a young offender already known to the authorities following a complaint filed by the victim’s family against him in 2016.In a press conference, the public prosecutor revealed more details about the murder. It was learned that the alleged killer had presented himself to local authorities “to inform that his friend was burned at an abandoned gas station."

News source ~ Arab News