In New York, a 14-year-old boy robbed and raped a woman in the presence of her four-year-old daughteraccording to the Suffolk prosecutor’s office.
Ray TierneySuffolk County Prosecutor, on Long Island, announced the charges against the young man for the events that occurred on April 19, and whose name remains anonymous because he is a minor.
Tierney noted: “Apart from the extreme violence of criminal activity, what makes this case so shocking is the age of the accused to commit such ruthless and violent crimes.
The teenager did not act alone. The prosecutor explained that that day, the 23-year-old woman heard noises in her house, and she believed it was her husband who had returned from work, but the young man and another man entered the room where the woman was with her daughter .
The 14-year-old minor took the woman’s cell phone and forced her to unlock it; While her accomplice was looking for valuables, the teenager allegedly raped her in front of her daughter.
He then dragged her into a corridor, where he continued to rape her, after which he returned her to the room where his daughter was, whom he also tried to take into the corridor.
It was then that the woman struggled with the minorwho took her to another room where he showed her a knife he had and with which he caused a wound on the left side of her face: from the eyebrow to the root of the hair, and immediately stabbed her in the chest.
The couple left after stealing several things from the house.
The woman was treated at a nearby hospital, where stitches were taken, and DNA evidence was collected, the prosecutor explained.