“Any information as to his identity or whereabouts could be vital for our investigation so we are asking you to share this image far and wide to ensure as many people as possible see it,” John said, adding that detectives are trawling CCTV footage for more clues.
A candlelit vigil to remember Nessa has been organized by the Kidbrooke community at 7 午後. on Friday night in Pegler Square.
Zubel Ahmed, Nessa’s cousin, told ITV News on Wednesday that the family is still in shock, and that the news of her death has left them “荒廃した” そして “inconsolable.”
Nessa, who taught at a primary school in Lewisham was “truly the most kind, caring person out there,” Ahmed said. “I don’t understand how someone can do this, I really don’t. It’s a big, big loss to our family,” 彼は言った.
Nessa’s death comes six months after the United Kingdom was left reeling following the assault and murder of 33-year-old Sarah Everard.
Everard went missing after leaving a friend’s house in Clapham, 南ロンドン, 5月に 3. Her body was found a week later, より多い 50 彼女が最後に見られた場所から数マイル. Her killer, a serving police officer, pleaded guilty to her kidnap, rape and murder.
Everard’s story prompted an outpouring across social media from women sharing their own experiences of sexual assault and harassment, catapulting the UK’s damning record on violence against women and girls into the national spotlight.
より多い 200 women were killed between March 2019 そして 2020 in the UK, according to data from the Office for National Statistics and the Scottish government.
Following Nessa’s death, many are pointing out that little has changed. In a message posted to Twitter on Wednesday, Women’s Equality Party leader Mandu Reid said: “The media have been asking today: have things gotten better since Sarah Everard’s murder? The answer is NO.”