New Ireland Provincial Commander

Girl reportedly succumbs to injuries caused by parents

Konos police, in Sentral Niu Ailan Rural LLG, alleged that the deceased, Jenny Chris, who was in her early 20s, was with her boyfriend when her biological mother and stepfather caught her on March 5th.

It is alleged that they used bamboo and a piece of wood to beat her relentlessly.

“She sustained swelling on her face, neck and she suffered bruises on both sides of her face and back,” police reported.