Flags hang half mast in Dutch town for murdered teen's funeral

Romy Nieuwburg, 14, found killed in a watery ditch in Achterveld, Utrecht on 2 June 2017
Romy Nieuwburg, 14, found killed in a watery ditch in Achterveld, Utrecht on 2 June 2017. (Photo: Miranda Brameyer Schuilenburg / Facebook)

Flags are hanging half mast in Hoevelaken on Tuesday. Murdered 14-year-old 's funeral will be held this afternoon.

The funeral starts at around 3:00 p.m. Both the service and burial will be held in the presence of only her family and friends. Others who want to show their respects, can do so by lining the

A memorial site was set up for Romy at the music chapel in the town, RTL Nieuws reports. 

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