A post mortem examination conducted on the body of 12-year-old found two weeks ago has concluded that she was pregnant.
The police said the results of tests conducted on the child showed that she was sexually assaulted.
Young Emily’s body was found in bushes at Riversdale two weeks ago after she was reported missing.
Irate residents of the community torched the house of one of her relatives and blamed them for her untimely demise.
The police were forced to escort her relatives from the area for their own protection.
A man who was taken into custody in connection with her murder has been released while police in the parish interrogated her mother on Friday.