An Amber alert had been launched on Thursday night in Canada after the disappearance of an 11 year old girl in Brampton, a suburb of Toronto.
On this day, the petite Riya had spent the day with his father to celebrate his 11th birthday. The man, 41-year-old, who had not the custody of the child, should bring her back to her mother before 18: 30.
But he has never returned to the home of his mother. The latter has then alerted the police at 19: 00. The forces of order have launched the Amber alert a few hours later.
The lifeless body of the little girl was discovered on the night of Thursday to Friday in a residence. It is a murder.
As for his father, he was found wounded about a hundred miles away from Brampton. He was arrested and then taken to the hospital.
He will be questioned as soon as his condition has improved.