The 17-year-old who carried out the senseless act has been charged with her murder and the possession of a knife.
“This tragedy is near and dear to me.”
Reports say Elianne’s teenage attacker wearing a mask and gloves, removed a large knife from his waistband and stabbed her repeatedly.
As he fled the scene, others attempted to administer first aid but Elianne could not be saved.
On Tuesday, Oct. 3, the school girl’s attacker appeared in the dock at the Central Criminal Court wearing a black sweatshirt, grey joggers and a pair of glasses and spoke only to confirm his name and date of birth.