Death of Lola: what we know about the main suspect, Dahbia B.

Death of Lola: what we know about the main suspect, Dahbia B.
Death of Lola: what we know about the main suspect, Dahbia B.

A 24-year-old homeless person with a disturbing profile is in the sights of investigators concerning the death of the 12-year-old girl, reports “Le Parisien”.


Published on 10/17/2022 at 11:42 a.m.
– Modified 10/17/2022 at 3:12 p.m.

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Ldiscovered, in the 19e arrondissement of Paris, of the body of a 12-year-old child in a plastic trunk caused a stir on Friday, October 14. The lifeless body of a schoolgirl was reported by a 42-year-old homeless man to the police, in the inner courtyard of a building where Lola’s family resides. The body was concealed by fabrics, relays The Parisian. Two carry-on suitcases sat next to the box. The autopsy performed on Saturday determined that Lola had died of asphyxiation. The first findings had reported significant neck wounds.

Initially, four people were placed in police custody, including the main suspect, Dahbia B. The investigation focuses on the psychiatric profile of this 24-year-old homeless woman, of Algerian origin, who was filmed by the CCTV walking back into the building with the teenager returning from school. The main suspect was seen by a witness pushing the trunk containing Lola’s body, according to the daily. She then offered this man money in exchange for help with organ trafficking. For the moment, the preferred track is that of a “gratuitous and senseless murder against a background of marginality”, specifies the newspaper.

“psychiatric disorders”

Regarding the profile of Dahbia B., the daily affirms that she is subject to “psychiatric disorders”. According to a local resident interviewed by The Parisian, the suspect loaded two suitcases into a vehicle, including a plastic trunk “stained with blood and smelling strongly of bleach”. After the report, the 24-year-old woman was arrested at dawn on Saturday in Bois-Colombes (Hauts-de-Seine).

Judicial information has been opened for “murder of a minor under the age of 15 in connection with a rape committed with acts of torture and barbarism”, “rape of a minor aged 15 with acts of torture and barbarism” and “concealment of corpse, ”said the prosecution, Monday, October 17. The latter requested the provisional detention of the main suspect as well as a 43-year-old man who is suspected of having hosted the respondent and drove a vehicle in which she was.

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