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Parents suffocated girl, 17, with plastic bag for ‘wearing short-sleeved top’

Parents suffocated girl, 17, with plastic bag for ‘wearing short-sleeved top’

Country: 
United Kingdom (UK)
News Date: 
13/04/2019
Lancastrian
Summary: 

A teenage girl was murdered by her parents in front of her siblings for wearing a top that showed off her arms. Shafilea Ahmed, 17, suffered years of abuse from her mum and dad before they decided to end her life for bringing ‘dishonour’ to the family.