Interior Minister Nicolae Moga on July 26 said he fired Police Chief Ioan Buda and two other officials - Olt County Prefect Petre Neacsu and Olt County Police Chief Cristian Voiculescu - over the slow response by police to the kidnapping.
Authorities say a 65-year-old mechanic is suspected of having picked her up in his auto as she was hitchhiking to Caracal from a nearby village.
A man casts a shadow outside the Interior Ministry, in Bucharest, Romania, Friday, July 26, 2019, next to flowers and candles placed in memory of a 15 year-old girl, killed after police took 19 hours to locate her after she was kidnapped by a man in southern Romania.
Prime Minister Viorica Dancila also called for efforts to reduce the authorities' reaction time in similar cases, after police were criticized for reacting too slowly to the girl's repeated phone calls for help to the country's emergency hotline.
Thousands of people took part Saturday evening in Bucharest in a march protesting the handling of the case, blaming Romanian officials for negligence, incompetence and a lack of empathy. A Facebook post by a man identified as the victim's uncle said: "My niece Alexandra may have been killed while police and prosecutors "guarded" the criminal".
"He's coming, he's coming", the teen identified as Alexandra said in one of the calls Thursday to Romania's 911 number, according to reports. "A few heads have fallen but not enough!"
Her family articulate officers did now not use her calls seriously, while police articulate they'd anguish tracing her.
Orioles to see power players in Angels outfield
The Angels have scored 14 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in five of their last 10 games. If it weren't for Stevie Wilkerson , the game would never have gone to extra innings in the first place.
Love Island contestants to choose one couple to be dumped
Especially with such lines as "I've got an fantastic view of the outside, but an even better one inside" being bandied about. Another wrote: "Why are Anton and Belle up?" Molly-Mae and Tommy arrive at their date and take a seat in a grand ballroom.
Celebrities Who Suffer With Chronic Diseases
Now if that isn’t the epitome of what a BFF is, I don’t know what is! Selena continues to be on chronic medication. There is also a huge list of celebrities past like famous painter vincent Van Gogh who suffered with this disease.