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Gang rape suspects held for a further month

A court in Ghent has decided that the two adult suspects in the case of the suspected gang rape of a 14-year-old girl at a Ghent cemetery will remain in custody for a further month.  They are aged 18 and 19.

The victim is believed to have agreed to meet up with a 14-year-old boy, but he is thought to have brought 4 friends along.  They are accused of subsequently abusing the girl.  The rape was recorded on video and shared on social media.  Shortly afterwards the girl ended her life.

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