Alaska man shoots sister dead because she blocked him on Facebook

9 days ago

Anchorage news, Alaska news.

An Anchorage man has been arrested after he allegedly shot dead his sister because she unfriended him on Facebook.

According to the Anchorage Police Department, 27-year-old Moses Tony Crowe was charged with second-degree murder in connection with the shooting death of his 23-year-old sister Amanda Rose Owen that occurred on Thanksgiving.

Police responded to the scene at around 3:14 p.m. to find the victim suffering from a gunshot wound to her upper body. She died shortly after being rushed to a hospital.

The suspect's grandmother who witnessed the incident give investigators details about the murder claiming that the suspect shot his sister while she held her 1-year-old son because she blocked him on Facebook.

Crowe insisted during the investigation that the shooting was accidental.