A 21-year-old Florida woman Fatiha Marzan has been charged with first-degree murder after stabbing her sister — Sayma Marzan on account that she flirted with her long-distance boyfriend.
Reportedly, Fatiha murdered her sibling out of jealousy after finding that her boyfriend of 5 years and sister Sayma are flirting and messing around in the chats via a video game both played.
The perpetrator arranged a ‘dagger style Knife set’ to punish the victim and put her to death.
Fatiha Marzan Murdered Her Sister Sayma Marzan
Fatiha Marzan planned the murder for two weeks after knowing about the flirty exchange of messages between her 20-year-old sister Sayma Marzan and long-distance beloved.
Moreover, Her beau allegedly told the sister that he loved her.
“Fatiha knew she had to wait until her family was asleep to stab Sayma because she did not want anyone to hear the incident. Fatiha consciously decided to kill her sister and the decision was present in her mind at the time of the killing.”
The Orange County deputies received a call from the Southern Charm Drive address. The victim sister was declared dead at 7.30 pm hours after the crime.
How Fatiha Marzan Planned The Murder?
Fatiha Marzan surrendered herself to the authorities and confessed to stabbing her sister multiple times. She dialed 911 and confessed to the whole crime scene.
While playing the Valorant game, Sayma began portraying Fatiha’s boyfriend’s identity as an ‘unnamed male.’ So, Marzan got suspicious.
Out of jealousy and anger, Fatiha decided to murder her sibling. She claimed that Sayma was trying to steal her boyfriend of 5 years from her.
Hence, she patiently waited for the right time and also bought a ‘dagger style knife set’ from Amazon. She purposely conceal the crime weapon in the closet and pulled it out when it was time.
The Perpetrator Decided To Kill Herself
According to the case affidavit, Fatiha Marzan did consider ending her life too after murdering her sister. However, a family member discouraged her to make such an irrational decision.
She also revealed that she stabbed her sister 3 to 4 times in the heart.
The criminal is now in Orange County jail without bond.
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