Authorities testified that Ebrahim confessed to strangling Moussa after a fight — his public defenders declined to comment to the Washington Post and didn't offer a defense at the court hearing.
Karyme Barreto-Sabalza had recently started dating her new boyfriend when he lured her into the woods near her home in a Seattle suburb and shot her in the head, prosecutors say.
In November, he pleaded not guilty to all charges, according to court records, and his next hearing is in January.
Buzz Feed News has contacted the public defender's office for comment.
12, police at first believed she had left home voluntarily. 26 they found the teen's body off a path in a park, covered by leaves and brush, the Fairfax County Police Department said in a statement to Buzz Feed News.
Soon after, investigators identified Moussa's 17-year-old ex-boyfriend, Nebiyu Ebrahim, as a suspect in the case.Sabrina Nicole Herrera was found dead in the trunk of a car in August after her concerned family traced her cell phone to the vehicle using a “Find My Friends” app, the Houston Chronicle reported.