Video of 15-year-old girl being raped uploaded to Facebook

Video of 15-year-old girl being raped uploaded to Facebook

A video of the incident was uploaded to Facebook (Stock image)

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

A video of a 15-year-old girl being raped by two suspects in Tacna, Peru, was posted on Facebook and has caused fury across the Latin American country.

The child sustained serious physical injuries and it is believed that one of the rapists uploaded the video themselves, according to local news site Trome.

The girl had first been in contact one of the perpatrators on Facebook and they had several conversations. She was then convinced by the man to meet him at a hotel.

The 15-year-old was given alcohol by the men in the hotel room and she then lost conciousness.

A 19-year-old man, said to be Diego Armando Huilca Vilca, is thought to have been one of the men in the hotel room.

One of the suspects has been released by police, but the girl's mother Judith Salazar is campaigining for justice for her daughter.