Turkey: A 6-year-old girl found tied and slaughtered

A 25-year-old man is suspected of killing the girl in revenge over sister's marriage refusal

A 25-year-old man is suspected of killing the girl in revenge over sister's marriage refusal

ANKARA – The dead body of a 6-year-old girl, who went missing Sunday, was found stabbed and tied on Tuesday in Adana, a southern city in Turkey, police confirmed.

Turkish police detained the 25-year-old (S.A) old cousin of the girl, who admitted abducting the child in revenge after the family opposed his marriage proposal to the dead girl's sister.  

Gizem Akdeniz went missing on Sunday as she left home to go to a park in the Seyhan district of the city after her mother went shopping.

After the girl was reported missing, Adana security directorates forces, firemen, search and rescue groups in cooperation with volunteers began a search of the region. Her body was found in a forest in the Ruzgarlitepe region, after the testimony of S.A.

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