Who was Brbara Vitria, the girl found dead after disappearing in BH – Gerais

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Among those who knew the child, the opinion was unanimous: Barbara was affectionate and smiling. (photo: Social Networks/Reproduction)

Brbara Vitria was 10 years old and had a lifetime ahead of her. On Sunday (7/31), however, she was declared missing after leaving home to go to a bakery to get bread. Her body was found hours later, on the morning of this Tuesday (2/8), on a football field in Ribeiro das Neves.

Among those who knew the child, the opinion was unanimous: Barbara was affectionate and smiling. “She had her whole life ahead of her. She was cheerful. The very day she went to buy the bread, she was all smiles. So the population is outraged”, says Paulo Pereira, a neighbor of the family.

He and others were at the place where the girl was found. With cries of justice, Barbara’s body was taken by the fiddle to the IML. “I think the police have the clues and that this criminal will show up”, he concluded, ensuring that the suspect is known in the region.

The statement is similar to that of Leonardo Rodrigues, friend of the family and godfather of the child’s sister. “She was a happy girl and then suddenly she disappears on Sunday, appearing that way. depressing, a feeling of revolt. We ask for justice because it is very complicated,” he said while standing near Brbara’s house, in Bairro Landi, in the Venda Nova region of Belo Horizonte.

“The family is very shaken, I can’t understand. The plug doesn’t fall, there’s no way to fall”, she concluded.

Who was Barbara?

Brbara studied at Escola Municipal Armando Ziller, very close to her house. According to a colleague, Barbara was very popular among the students. Classes were suspended this Tuesday (2/8) and a march in honor of the victim is being organized. The movement is forecast to take place tomorrow morning.

The girl lived with her mother, Luciene, her father, Rogrio, a 1-year-old younger brother, a 3-year-old sister and an older 15-year-old. According to neighbors, she was the one who helped me take care of the younger ones.

On that Tuesday, she was found with signs of violence and hanging. The girl was wearing an Atltico shirt, the same one she was wearing when she disappeared, but without her underwear.

There is still no information on possible suspect arrests. The expertise was at the scene and the body was removed by the fiddle around 11:50 am, at which time the residents shouted for “justice”.

What does the law on rape in Brazil say?

According to the Brazilian Penal Code, in its article 213, in the wording given by Law 2015, of 2009, rape “constrains someone, through violence or serious threat, to have sexual intercourse or to practice or allow another person to be practiced with him/her. lewd act.”

Article 215 includes sexual violation through fraud. This means “having carnal intercourse or performing another lewd act with someone, through fraud or other means that impedes or hinders the victim’s free expression of will”.

What is sexual harassment?

What is rape versus vulnerable?

The crime of rape against a vulnerable person is provided for in article 217-A. The text prohibits the practice of sexual intercourse or other lewd acts with a minor under 14 years of age, under penalty of imprisonment from 8 to 15 years.

In paragraph 1 of the same article, the condition of vulnerable is understood for people who do not have the necessary discernment to perform the act, due to illness or mental deficiency, or who for some reason cannot defend themselves.

Penalties for crimes against sexual freedom

The penalty for those who commit the crime of rape can range from six to 10 years in prison. However, if the assault results in bodily harm of a serious nature or if the victim is between 14 and 17 years old, the penalty ranges from eight to 12 years in prison. And if the crime results in death, the sentence jumps to 12 to 30 years in prison.

the pity for sexual violation by fraud from two to six years in prison. If the crime is committed with the aim of obtaining economic advantage, a fine is also applied.

In case of crime of sexual harassmentthe penalty provided for in Brazilian law is detention of one to two years.

What is rape culture?

How to report violence against women?

  • call 180 to help victims of abuse.
  • in cases of emergency, call 190.

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